publication . Article . 2011

Genetically Modified Products – Contradictions and Challenges

Rodica Pamfilie; Lavinia-Alexandra Cristescu;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2011 Journal: International Journal of Economic Practices and Theories, volume 1, issue 2 September, pages 94-102
Abstract
This paper aims to identify the perception that consumers have about GM products, also taking into consideration the evolution of consumption and production of products based on genetically modified organisms. Therefore, the paper presents both aspects to clarify the concept of genetically modified organism (GMO issues such as typology, national or international regulations regarding this area) and global market development of genetically modified organisms, evolution which is presented by statistical data concerning the whole global area cultivated with genetically modified organisms. The paper has also managed to demonstrate through an exploratory research con...
Subjects
free text keywords: Biotechnology, genetically modified products, quality, market, producer, consumer, jel:Q10

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