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Cover for The innovation system in agro-food biotechnology - is it European?

This chapter analyses whether national or sectoral systems of innovation are dominant in shaping the development of agro-food biotechnology within the European Union. A simplified overview of the factors significant to innovation, the embedding networks, and their inter-relationships is presented....

Author(s)
Menrad, K.; Reiss, T.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for How firm characteristics influence innovative activity in agricultural biotechnology.

This chapter explores the relationship between agricultural biotechnology and the financial characteristics of the companies conducting research studies on the development of new plant cultivars. A preliminary analysis of 15 important biotechnology firms for which data on firm characteristics,...

Author(s)
Klotz-Ingram, C.; Schimmelpfennig, D.; Naseem, A.; King, J.; Pray, C.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Dynamic pricing of GM crop traits.

This chapter examines the retail pricing of patented crop traits such as Roundup Ready herbicide resistance or Bt insect resistance. The emphasis is not on the of the seeds in which the traits are embodied, but on the implicit or explicit price for the traits themselves. Intellectual property...

Author(s)
Perrin, R.; Fulginiti, L.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Identity preservation, segregation and traceability: marketplace features and uses.

This chapter examines presents concepts on identity preservation, segregation and traceability of genetically modified (GM) food products (particularly from transgenic plants). The topics discussed include: definitions of product differentiation; identity preserved production and marketing;...

Author(s)
Smyth, S.; Phillips, P. W. B.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Segmentation of GMO and non-GMO soybean markets under identity preservation costs and government price supports.

This chapter examines the conditions under which price premiums for transgenic soyabean (GMO soyabean) in US markets exist, and obtains empirical estimates of the economic implications of introducing GMO soyabeans in the US market.

Author(s)
Schmitz, T. G.; Moss, C. B.; Schmitz, A.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for EU traceability and the US soybean sector.

This chapter investigates the potential cost of complying with the proposed European Union (EU) traceability requirements as they pertain to transgenic soyabean. The topics discussed include: EU labelling and traceability regulations; assessing the costs of traceability; adaptation and cost...

Author(s)
Price, G. K.; Kuchler, F.; Krissoff, B.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Segregation of non-biotech maize and soybeans: who bears the cost?

This chapter focuses on the economics of segregating US non-transgenic maize and soyabeans for shipments to Japan, the primary non-transgenic export market for US grains and oilseeds, as a case study. The chapter objectives include: to ascertain or estimate price premiums that buyers in both the US ...

Author(s)
Lin, W.; Johnson, D. D.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Future impact of new technologies: three scenarios, their competence gaps and research implications.

This chapter constructs 3 likely future scenarios (naturalness, technology-driven health and tight spending) and determine the role of new technologies in each of the scenarios.

Author(s)
Harmsen, H.; Sonne, A. M.; Jensen, B. B.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Ex ante</i> welfare effects of agricultural biotechnology in the European Union: the case of transgenic herbicide tolerant sugarbeet.

This chapter analyses the ex ante welfare effects of the adoption of herbicide tolerant sugarbeet in the sugar industry using a model. The geographical distribution of production and trade of sugar is analysed. A welfare framework shaped to the European sugar sector to assess the size and...

Author(s)
Demont, M.; Tollens, E.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The economic impacts of agricultural biotechnology on international trade, consumers, and producers: the case of maize and soybeans in the USA.

This chapter describes the identification and quantification of the economic impact of biotechnology adoption in US maize and soyabean production on the prices, production, consumption and international trade levels. A partial equilibrium, aggregate-level, international trade model of 3 countries...

Author(s)
Barkley, A. P.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997421)
Type
Book chapter

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