Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Planning for growth in islands: the case of Cuba.

This chapter outlines appropriate tourism planning and development strategies for island environments and discusses the issues and challenges with these to suggest paths for tourism development success. The case of Cuba is considered, regarding its transition and plans for tourism, as the country...

Author(s)
Dodds, R.; Dimanche, F.; Sadowski, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390929)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Enabling agri-entrepreneurship and innovation: empirical evidence and solutions for conflict regions and transitioning economies.

This book provides information on agri-entrepreneurship from various authors' work in conflict areas (particularly Mindanao in the Philippines), transitional economies and poor countries. The book begins with a comparison of general entrepreneurs with agri-entrepreneurs. The next chapters discuss...

Author(s)
Chan, C.; Sipes, B.; Lee, T. S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647753)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Comparing agri-entrepreneurs in non-conflict regions versus conflict and transitional economies.

This chapter discusses agri-entrepreneurship in non-conflict zones, conflict zones, and transitional economies. The introduction provides an overview of global agriculture and entrepreneurship, followed by separate sections for non-conflict zones (developed countries), conflict zones, and...

Author(s)
Sullivan, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647753)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Assessing gender gaps in information delivery for better farming decisions: the case of Albania.

This chapter describes the key issues influencing access by rural women to extension and farm advisory services in Albania, a typical post-socialist country. The access of women to extension service falls far short of what is needed considering that the public sector investments in agricultural...

Author(s)
Zhllima, E.; Rama, K.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647753)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Is marketing intelligence necessary in conflict and transitional region markets?

The chapter discusses marketing intelligence within the context of micro, small, and medium-size entrepreneurs (MSMEs), relative to conducting business in transitional and developing countries. In addition, this chapter covers agri-entrepreneurship in conflict zones, as well as the challenges in...

Author(s)
Sullivan, P.; Ortez, M.; Mission, L.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647753)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Urban consumer preferences for food in post-conflict economies: the case of Kosovo.

This chapter aims to provide an insight on the demands and preferences of urban food consumers in Kosovo, highlighting the most relevant issues in this post-conflict transition country and discussing potential options and policies to support the development of the food industry in a post-conflict...

Author(s)
Canavari, M.; Imami, D.; Gjonbalaj, M.; Gjokaj, E.; Alishani, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647753)
Type
Book chapter
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Tajikistan: creating agricultural extension services in a new post-Soviet, post-conflict state.

This chapter reviews the situation of agriculture in Tajikistan and the efforts to build agricultural extension services in the country, including donors' approaches to agricultural extension. The chapter concludes by discussing a number of lessons applicable to other post-conflict and...

Author(s)
Atta, D. van
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390592)
Type
Book chapter
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for The development of extension services in post-Soviet, post-conflict Georgia.

This chapter examines agriculture and agricultural extension in the post-conflict and transitional country of Georgia; and discusses the roles of agricultural institutions, donors and projects, non-governmental organizations, and the private sector in extension in the country.

Author(s)
Shtaltovna, A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390592)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Transition to agricultural market economies: the future of Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine.

This book offers information on the agricultural economy of Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine (KRU region). It covers a wide range of relevant issues, such as agricultural policies that affect production and trade, the privatization of land markets, the optimal use of fertilizers and other inputs, and ...

Author(s)
Schmitz, A.; Meyers, W. H.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645353)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Overview of agriculture in Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine.

This overview chapter examines the main systemic and policy changes for agriculture in Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine (KRU) that were part of these countries' transition from a planned economy to a market economy, and how these changes altered the commodity mix and volumes of KRU agricultural...

Author(s)
Liefert, W. M.; Liefert, O.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645353)
Type
Book chapter

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics