Economic, Regulatory and International Implications of Gene Drives in Agriculture

Recent advances in biotechnology are generating new tools for pest and disease control in agriculture. One such technology, the gene drive, potentially allows humans to eliminate or alter entire pest populations using new genetic engineering tools. But with these potential benefits come risks and regulatory questions.


Issue Date:
May 24 2017
Publication Type:
Journal Article
ISSN:
0886-5558
Language:
English
Published in:
Choices, Volume 32, Issue 2
JEL Codes:
Q16; Q18; Q51; Q55; Q57; Q58




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