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"Emergence and Global Spread of GM Crops: Explaining the Role of Institutional Change"

"Emergence and Global Spread of GM Crops: Explaining the Role of Institutional Change"

Book Chapter, The Gene Revolution: GM Crops and Unequal Development, pages 15-35

December 2006

Author: Sakiko Fukuda-Parr, Former Research Fellow, Science, Technology, and Globalization Project/Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program, 2005-2006

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: Science, Technology, and Globalization; Science, Technology, and Public Policy

 

"Biotechnology enthusiasts emphasize the power of the new science to address a seemimgly endless array of constraints facing resource poor farmers. But the process of technological innovation depends as much on institutions as on the science...."

Other Chapters in The Gene Revolution: GM Crops and Unequal Development:

 

For Academic Citation:

Fukuda-Parr, Sakiko. "Emergence and Global Spread of GM Crops: Explaining the Role of Institutional Change." Chap. 2 in The Gene Revolution: GM Crops and Unequal Development. London and Sterling, Va.: Earthscan, December 2006.

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