MULTI-COUNTRY ASSESSMENT OF BARRIERS TO ACCEPTANCE OF GM RICE

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Durand-Morat, Alvaro ; Wailes, Eric ; Alam, MJ ; Mwaijande, Francis ; Tsiboe, Francis (2015)
  • Subject: GM rice, consumer willingness to pay, developing countries, Agricultural and Food Policy, Consumer/Household Economics, Demand and Price Analysis, Environmental Economics and Policy, Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety, Institutional and Behavioral Economics, Political Economy, Research and Development/Tech Change/Emerging Technologies, D12, Q16, Q51,
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | parasitic diseases

Genetically modified (GM) rice has been developed to confer pest resistance, herbicide tolerance and health benefits, yet regulatory, policy and market barriers prevent commercialization of GM rice. This study assesses factors based on consumer survey results that asses... View more
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