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Biotechnology and the development of food markets: retrospect and prospects

GianCarlo Moschini.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

September 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Agricultural Economics. 10563 words.

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Biotechnology has had an important impact on the agricultural and food industries over the last 12 years by way of fast and extensive adoption of a...

Biotechnology: Opportunities and Challenges for Developing Countries

Uma Lele.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Agricultural Economics. 4113 words.

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Clean energy and international oil

Marianne Haug.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; Environmental Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Welfare Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Energy Economics; Economic History; Market Structure and Pricing; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation. 12012 words.

Oil has been the world's dominant fuel for more than 50 years. Substitution of oil for power generation and heating has progressed since the 1970s, but substitution of oil in transport...

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Discussion: Economies of Scale and Scope in Agricultural Biotechnology Research

Jeremy D. Foltz.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics. 1148 words.

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Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Agri-Food System

William Knudson, Allen Wysocki, Joseph Champagne and H. Christopher Peterson.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Business and Management; Agricultural Economics. 4123 words.

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Financing Agricultural Research in the New Biotechnology Era

Yin Xia.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Agricultural Economics. 4197 words.

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The future of fossil fuels—is it the end?

Dieter Helm.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Energy Economics; Industry Studies; Technological Change; Research and Development. 8106 words.

Contrary to the assumptions underlying many of current energy and climate policies, the prices of fossil fuels have fallen and may remain at the new ‘normal’ levels. In the medium term,...

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Gains to Research in the Presence of Intellectual Property Rights and Research Subsidies

Stavroula Malla, Richard Gray and Peter Phillips.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Agricultural Economics. 8752 words.

The influx of private investment into crop research, which has accompanied the establishment of intellectual property rights (IPRs) and the introduction of biotechnology, suggests high...

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Government-driven knowledge networks as precursors to emerging sectors: a case of the hydrogen energy sector in Korea

Hyundo Choi, Sangook Park and Jeong-dong Lee.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Energy Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 11715 words.

The government-driven knowledge network of the hydrogen energy sector in Korea provides a good case study for an R&D network incorporating necessary building blocks; it can be regarded as a...

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How Broad Should the Scope of Antibiotics Patents Be?

Ramanan Laxminarayan.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Implications of Nash Bargaining for Horizontal Industry Integration

Richard E. Just, Siddhartha Mitra and Sinaia Netanyahu.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2005; p ublished online May 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 8615 words.

This article shows how horizontal industry integration can arise from transferable asymmetry of technologies and endowments. The Nash bargaining solution suggests that greater technological...

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Infringement of Intellectual Property Rights: Causes and Consequences

Konstantinos Giannakas.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2002; p ublished online May 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

A game-theoretic model of heterogeneous producers is developed to examine the economic causes and consequences of intellectual property right (IPR) infringement in the context of a small...

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Innovation and Trade with Endogenous Market Failure: The Case of Genetically Modified Products

Harvey E. Lapan and Giancarlo Moschini.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics. 10402 words.

A partial-equilibrium, two-country model is developed to analyze implications from the introduction of genetically modified (GM) products. In the model, innovators hold proprietary rights,...

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Intellectual Capital in a Q-Theory of Ag-Biotech Mergers

David Schimmelpfennig, John L. King and Anwar Naseem.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Mergers and Acquisitions; Manufacturing; Agricultural Economics. 4663 words.

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Investment in a Methane Digester: An Application of Capital Budgeting and Real Options

Jeffrey R. Stokes, Rekha M. Rajagopalan and Spiro E. Stefanou.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics; Corporate Governance. 5019 words.

Methane digesters may offer dairy producers a way to lower production costs by becoming self-sufficient in electricity production. In addition, the technology may offer additional income...

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Measuring Returns to an Innovation in an Imperfectly Competitive Market: Application to Mechanical Harvesting of Processing Tomatoes in Taiwan

Shu-Yu Huang and Richard J. Sexton.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 1996; p ublished online August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 0 words.

In this paper we develop and apply a general imperfect competition model to evaluate returns to a cost-reducing innovation. Most related work has applied models of perfect competition....

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Observing Technological Trajectories in Patent Data: Empirical Methods to Study the Emergence and Growth of New Technologies

Gregory D. Graff.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics. 5163 words.

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On the Adoption of Genetically Modified Seeds in Developing Countries and the Optimal Types of Government Intervention

Arnab K. Basu and Matin Qaim.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2007; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 12249 words.

Given the proprietary nature of most genetically modified (GM) seed technologies, the question arises as to how farmers in developing countries can gain proper access. Based on empirical...

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Process Innovation Activity in a Mixed Oligopoly: The Role of Cooperatives

Konstantinos Giannakas and Murray Fulton.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2005; p ublished online May 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 9217 words.

This article develops a sequential game-theoretic model of heterogeneous producers to examine the market and welfare effects of cooperative involvement in process innovation activity in the...

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Public-Private Sector Linkages in Research and Development: Biotechnology and the Seed Industry in Brazil, China and India

Carl E. Pray.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2001; p ublished online August 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

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