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Venture Capital and the Transformation of Private R&D for Agriculture

In: Economics of Research and Innovation in Agriculture


  • Gregory D. Graff
  • Felipe de Figueiredo Silva
  • David Zilberman


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  • Gregory D. Graff & Felipe de Figueiredo Silva & David Zilberman, 2020. "Venture Capital and the Transformation of Private R&D for Agriculture," NBER Chapters, in: Economics of Research and Innovation in Agriculture, pages 213-245, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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