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  • Pardey, Philip G.
  • James, Jennifer S.
  • Alston, Julian M.
  • Wood, Stanley
  • Koo, Bonwoo
  • Binenbaum, Eran
  • Hurley, Terrance M.
  • Glewwe, Paul
  • Mayer, Jorge
  • Jones, Richard
  • De Groote, Hugo
  • Kanampiu, Fred
  • McDermott, John
  • Jost, Christine
  • Mariner, Jeffrey

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Commissioned by the CGIAR Science Council and prepared as a Background Paper for the 2008 World Development Report of the World Bank.

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Paper provided by University of Minnesota, International Science and Technology Practice and Policy in its series Reports with number 136256.

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Keywords: Agricultural and Food Policy; Productivity Analysis; Research and Development/Tech Change/Emerging Technologies;

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  2. Dethier, Jean-Jacques & Effenberger, Alexandra, 2011. "Agriculture and development : a brief review of the literature," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5553, The World Bank.
  3. Fischer, R.A. & Byerlee, Derek R. & Edmeades, Gregory O., 2009. "Can Technology Deliver on the Yield Challenge to 2050?," Miscellaneous Papers 55481, Agecon Search.
  4. Rebecca Henderson & Richard G. Newell, 2010. "Accelerating Energy Innovation: Insights from Multiple Sectors," NBER Working Papers 16529, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Brian D. Wright & Tiffany M. Shih, 2010. "Agricultural Innovation," NBER Working Papers 15793, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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  6. Maredia, Mywish K., 2011. "Curriculum Enhancement and Reform to Meet the Needs of Smallholder Farmers in Developing Countries: Survey of Literature," Staff Papers 105395, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
  7. Rebecca M. Henderson & Richard G. Newell, 2011. "Introduction and Summary to "Accelerating Energy Innovation: Insights from Multiple Sectors"," NBER Chapters, in: Accelerating Energy Innovation: Insights from Multiple Sectors, pages 1-23 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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