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Challenges for Public Agricultural Research and Extension in a World of Proprietary Science and Technology

  • Brian Wright
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Part of the Natural Resource Management and Policy book series (NRMP, volume 19)

Abstract

Recent developments in both biotechnology and intellectual property rights in the legal system have made things very interesting for scientists, businessmen and consumers, in both developed and less developed countries. They have also served up some fairly thorny problems for the operation of non-profits and public research institutions in this new environment.

Keywords

Intellectual Property Technical Change Crop Protection Intellectual Property Right Output Trait 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Brian Wright
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  1. 1.University of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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