Impacts of Off-Farm Employment on Irrigation Water Efficiency in North China

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This paper examines the impacts of off-farm employment on irrigation water efficiency (IWE) with a set of household level data collected in Hebei Province in North China. A major finding is that households with higher shares of laborers working off-farm locally seem to achieve higher IWEs. The effect of local off-farm employment is greater among those… (More)

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@inproceedings{Yin2016ImpactsOO, title={Impacts of Off-Farm Employment on Irrigation Water Efficiency in North China}, author={Ning Yin and Qiuqiong Huang and Zhihai Yang and Yapeng Wang}, year={2016} }