Institutional Change and Effective Financing of Agricultural Research in Latin America
AbstractThis paper reviews recent institutional change and innovative mechanisms for funding of agricultural research in Latin America, including commercialization of research results through joint public- private sector ventures, competitive funds, research foundations, farmer-managed levies on agricultural production, and greater involvement of universities and private agrobusiness.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by World Bank - Technical Papers in its series Papers with number 330.
Length: 34 pages
Date of creation: 1996
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LATIN AMERICA; AGRICULTURE;
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