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The Resource Regulating agricultural biotechnology : economics and policy, edited by Richard E. Just, Julian M. Alston, David Zilberman, (electronic book)

Regulating agricultural biotechnology : economics and policy, edited by Richard E. Just, Julian M. Alston, David Zilberman, (electronic book)

Label
Regulating agricultural biotechnology : economics and policy
Title
Regulating agricultural biotechnology
Title remainder
economics and policy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard E. Just, Julian M. Alston, David Zilberman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents the first thorough economic analysis of current agricultural biotechnology regulation. The contributors, most of whom are agricultural economists working either in universities or NGOs, address issues such as commercial pesticides, the costs of approving new products, liability, benefits, consumer acceptance, regulation and its impacts, transgenic crops, social welfare implications, and biosafety. Richard E. Just is Distinguished University Professor and former Chair, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Maryland at College Park. Julian M. Alston is Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California at Davis. David Zilberman is Chair, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California at Berkeley
Member of
Is part of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
631.5/233
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.B563
LC item number
R45 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S494.5.B563
NAL item number
R44 2006
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Just, Richard E.
  • Alston, Julian M.
  • Zilberman, David
Series statement
Natural resource management and policy
Series volume
30
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agricultural biotechnology
  • Agriculture and state
  • Agriculture
Label
Regulating agricultural biotechnology : economics and policy, edited by Richard E. Just, Julian M. Alston, David Zilberman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Agricultural Biotechnology in the Context of a Regulated Agricultural Sector -- Conceptual Issues in Regulating Agricultural Biotechnology -- Case Studies on theEconomics of Regulating Agricultural Biotechnology -- Conclusions -- Index
Control code
SPR209926656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 732 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387369532
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Regulating agricultural biotechnology : economics and policy, edited by Richard E. Just, Julian M. Alston, David Zilberman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Agricultural Biotechnology in the Context of a Regulated Agricultural Sector -- Conceptual Issues in Regulating Agricultural Biotechnology -- Case Studies on theEconomics of Regulating Agricultural Biotechnology -- Conclusions -- Index
Control code
SPR209926656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 732 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387369532
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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