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Investment in international agricultural research

Grant McDonald Scobie

Investment in international agricultural research

some economic dimensions

by Grant McDonald Scobie

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Research -- Finance.,
  • International finance.,
  • Investments.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 56-98.

    Statementprepared by Grant M. Scobie.
    SeriesWorld Bank staff working paper ;, no. 361 (Oct. 1979), World Bank staff working paper ;, no. 361.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1410.5 .S36 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, iv, 98, 2 p. :
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2790428M
    LC Control Number83217965

    About the Authors Nienke Beintema is program head of the Agricultural Science and Technology Indicators (ASTI) initiative, which is facilitated by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). Gert-Jan Stads is ASTI’s program coordinator. Keith Fuglie is chief of the Resource, Environmental, and Science Policy (RESP) branch of the Resource and Rural Eco-. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Based on papers presented at an international conference, sponsored by Agricultural Development Council.

    Research plays a crucial role in all phases of our investment process from acquisitions to property management to dispositions. Our research publications are used to educate potential investors, while keeping our current clients informed of topics relevant to their portfolio. All of our in-house research publications are accessible to the public.   Cross-posted from IFPRI. In Agricultural Research in Africa: Investing in Future Harvests, researchers and other development specialists examine the state of agricultural research and development (R&D) in the region and how such R&D can be research is an output of Agricultural Science and Technology Indicators (ASTI), led by the International Food Policy Research .

      International Trends in Agricultural R&D Investment. Since the s, agricultural R&D has changed substantially worldwide. Concerns about global food shortages in the early part of this period, triggered a surge in public and private investment in agricultural R&D, . research (5 years) and in teaching (6 years) in the Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University, I will not dare enough to make a tall claim regarding the originality of the material incorporated in this text book entitled, ‘Research Methodology for Agricultural Economics’, but I certainly admit that, theFile Size: KB.


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Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research Abstract This paper estimates required investment and its allocation among different regions to maximize agricultural output gains and.

Investment in international agricultural research: some economic dimensions (English) Abstract. This paper first examines the socio-economic impact of agricultural research, particularly that carried out by the international centers.

CONSULTATIVE GROUP ON INTERNATIONAL AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SCIENCE COUNCIL Benefit-Cost Meta-Analysis of Investment in the International Agricultural Research Centres of the CGIAR David A. Raitzer Prepared on Behalf of the CGIAR Standing Panel on Impact Assessment SCIENCE COUNCIL SECRETARIAT FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE.

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Financing agricultural research: International investment patterns and policy perspectives. This chapter provides an overview of private agricultural R&D in SSA. The approach is not comprehensive, but is analyzed through a series of case studies. Private-sector investment in African agricultural research | IFPRI: International Food Policy Research Institute.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Scobie, Grant McDonald. Investment in international agricultural research. Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: World Bank, ©   As recently as six years ago, only three investment funds were dedicated to investing in agriculture technology innovation.

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Download: Download full-size image; Fig. Effect of discount Cited by: This sourcebook draws on the emerging principles of Agricultural Innovation System (AIS) analysis and action to help to identify, design, and implement the investments, approaches, and complementary interventions that appear most likely to strengthen innovation systems and promote agricultural innovation and equitable growth.

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CGIAR is a global research partnership for a food secure future dedicated to reducing poverty, enhancing food and nutrition security, and improving natural resources. Studies have shown that public investment in agricultural research has resulted in large economic benefits with annual rates of return between 20 and 60 percent, see Economic Returns to Public Agricultural Research (EB, September ).

.CGIAR (formerly the Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research) is a global partnership that unites international organizations engaged in research about food security. CGIAR research aims to reduce rural poverty, increase food security, improve human health and nutrition, and sustainable management of natural arters: Montpellier, France (CGIAR Consortium .The Journal of Agricultural Economics Research: A Complete Bibliography: pp.

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