Genetically Modified Crops and Agricultural Development (Palgrave Studies in Agricultural Economics and Food Policy) (Paperback)

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1. Introduction.- 2. Plant Breeding and Agricultural Development.- 3. Potentials and Risks of GM Crops.- 4. Adoption and Impacts of GM Crops.- 5. New and Future GM Crop Applications.- 6. GM Crop Regulation.- 7. The Complex Public Debate.- 8. Conclusions.

About the Author


Matin Qaim is Professor of International Food Economics and Rural Development at the University of Goettingen, Germany. He has over 20 years of research experience in countries in Africa, Asia, and the Americas. He has published widely in academic journals and is member of various scientific and policy advisory committees.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781349958443
ISBN-10: 1349958441
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: February 5th, 2019
Pages: 206
Language: English
Series: Palgrave Studies in Agricultural Economics and Food Policy