Marie Michael Library

Title

Slow magic: agricultural R & D a century after Mendel

Author

Pardey, Philip G.; Beintema, Nienke M.

Description

This report tracks trends in agricultural R & D over the past several decades. We also put research policies in a much longer timeframe, highlighting the critical importance that the accumulated stock of scientific knowledge has on today's productivity performance and its effect on innovation and economic growth in the future.

File No

IFPRI-FPR2001

Agency

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Date

October, 2001

Subject(s)

Agricultural research

Pages

30