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Factores asociados al desempeño en organismos operadores de agua potable en México
(El Colegio de Sonora, 2015-01-16)
Factors associated with performance in Mexican water utilities are investigated by analyzing the correlation structure of the most important indicators for a sample of 106 water utilities. A classification of these utilities ...
Institutional capacities and performance of water utilities in Hermosillo, Sonora, and Mexicali, Baja CaliforniaCapacidades institucionales y desempeño de los organismos operadores de agua en Hermosillo, Sonora, y Mexicali, Baja California
(El Colegio de Sonora, 2017-01-01)
The institutional capacity approach is used to analyze the political factors affecting the allocation of resources (legal, organizational and human) for two water utilities in the north of Mexico (Comisión Estatal de ...
Agricultura y manejo sustentable del acuífero de la Costa de Hermosillo
(El Colegio de Sonora, 2012-01-01)
The Costa de Hermosillo aquifer is one of the most overexploited in Mexico. In spite of this, it is still used for the production of low value crops with high water consumption. In this article, the optimum crop pattern ...
Factores que afectan la demanda de agua para uso doméstico en México
(El Colegio de Sonora, 2010-09-01)
A function for residential water demand in Mexico was estimated with data from a sample of cities. Price and income elasticities were estimated to be -0.33 and 0.2 respectively. These and other factors associated to the ...
Escenarios de demanda y políticas para la administración del agua potable en México: el caso de Hermosillo, Sonora
(El Colegio de Sonora, 2010-01-01)
Hermosillo, Sonora is a city with a high demographic growth rate but with limited water resources. Three policy scenarios are projected in order to observe the effects of efficiency improvements and price adjustment policies ...