Ambiguity in Transboundary Environmental Dispute Resolution: The Israeli-Jordanian Water Agreement
Source: Journal of Peace Research, 2008
Author(s): Itay Fischhendler
Cooperation over transboundary environmental resources, water in particular, has been analyzed from various perspectives. Each study identifies the problems of cooperation differently and suggests different mechanisms to enhance it. Yet, the role of ambiguity, particularly significant in treaty design to resolve environmental disputes, has thus far been overlooked. Such a...