Economic and Social Issues in Agricultural Biotechnology
There are currently many controversial socioeconomic issues concerned with the development and implementation of agricultural biotechnology. This book presents selected revised and edited papers from the fourth and fifth meetings of the International Consortium on Agricultural Biotechnology Research, held in Italy in 2000 and 2001.
"The book is well produced and will be of value to all those concerned with the application of biotechnology, especially in the developing world."- Experimental Agriculture
"It will be obvious to any reader that this book makes contributions on a wide range of relevant and important aspects of the biotechnology revolution that is under way."Aart van de Laar - , The Hague, The Netherlands
"The book is a worthy addition to the libraries of those needing to be abreast of issues involving plant biotechnologies, intellectual property rights and their joint impact on developing countries."- Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics