Journal Article


Constructing a SAM for Egypt (2008/09): introducing water and irrigation seasonality

Abstract

Analysing agricultural and irrigation policy for Egypt within a CGE modelling framework has been constrained by lack of data. The available Egyptian SAMs do not provide adequate information on seasonal agricultural and irrigation activities. This paper describes the construction process for a SAM for Egypt (2008/2009). The SAM introduces irrigation water as a separate production factor. Furthermore, it provides detailed representation for the agricultural activities and factors across different irrigation seasons. This new SAM allows accurate assessment for a wide range of agricultural and irrigation policies within a CGE modelling framework.

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Authors

Osman, Rehab
Ferrari, Emanuele
McDonald, Scott

Oxford Brookes departments

Faculty of Business\Business School

Dates

Year of publication: 2015
Date of RADAR deposit: 2017-10-26



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