Consider the Dam: Hydropower, Discourse, and Politics in Laos.

Olson, Kathryn.
2017-04-24T15:10:55.228Z

Abstract: Abstract The recently begun Xayaburi dam project in Laos has demonstrated the uncertainty and disagreement about dams and development in the Mekong Region. Despite concerns that the environmental and social costs of hydropower far exceed the benefits, the government of Laos has produced an explicit economic development policy with hydropower at its center. The Xayaburi dam project has sp... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012231
ID: tufts:21969
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