POTENTIAL BENEFITS OF TRANSGENIC RICE IN ASIA: A GENERAL EQUILIBRIUM APPROACH

A general equilibrium model is developed to analyze the welfare effects of transgenic technologies for both the irrigated and non-irrigated rice ecosystems in Asia. Drought resistance, a technology of particular importance to unfavorable environments, is worth as much as Bt rice, a technology of primary importance to favorable environments.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/20334
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/20334
Total Pages:
23
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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