Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Water Law and PolicyGovernance Without Frontiers$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Dr. Elli Louka

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195374131

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374131.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 20 October 2019

Centralization/Decentralization Dilemmas

Centralization/Decentralization Dilemmas

Chapter:
(p.117) Chapter 8 Centralization/Decentralization Dilemmas
Source:
Water Law and Policy
Author(s):

Elli Louka

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374131.003.0009

This chapter discusses the centralization and decentralization challenges emerging from the water framework directive. For most member states of the EU, the mandate to manage water at the river basin involves an intricate balance between decentralization and centralization because some of the operational tasks delegated to local authorities would need to be coordinated better and some river basin planning would have to devolve to river basin institutions.

Keywords:   EU, water resource, water management, water policy, water framework directive, river basin management

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .