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WRRCTR No.165 Reppun V. Board of Water Supply: Property Rights, Economic Efficiency and Ensuring Minimum Streamflow Standards

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Title WRRCTR No.165 Reppun V. Board of Water Supply: Property Rights, Economic Efficiency and Ensuring Minimum Streamflow Standards
Creator Chang, Williamson BC Moncur, James ET
Subject water rights public trust doctrine water transfer economic efficiency streamflow riparian rights Reppun v. Board of Water Supply taro McBryde v. Robinson Mono Lake riparian doctrine public use doctrine Hawaii Taro -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Water -- Law and legislation -- Hawaii. Water rights -- Hawaii.
Description U.S. Department of the Interior Grant/Contract No. 371304 (CT371300) Two recent decisions of the Hawaii Supreme Court have substantially modified the ground rules governing water rights in the state. The principal economic result of these decisions is the limitations they impose, if they survive appeals, on rights of individual water users to exchange water rights. This report inquires into the values the Court appears to have had in mind in imposing such restrictions. From a legal standpoint, the paper argues that the Court's decision in Reppun v. Board of...
Date 1984-09
Type Report
Identifier Chang WBC, Moncur JET. 1984. Reppun v. Board of Water Supply: property rights, economic efficiency and ensuring minimum streamflow standards. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 165. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/2013
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 165
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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