Innovation in agriculture/ natural resource based activities

Outline
Team
  • Expected start date:
    2010•01•01
    Expected end date:
    2018•02•10
    Institute:
    UNU-MERIT
    Project Status:
    Ongoing
    Project Type:
    Research
    Project Manager :
    Michiko Iizuka

    Recent expansion of global demand for natural resources has created a production boom in countries endowed with natural resource. Increasing global trade and investment—globalization—offer an important opportunity for developing countries as the global flow of commodities often accompany with knowledge and information to increase productivity to facilitate economic development. This project examines the positive feature of innovation in agriculture/natural resource based activities as well as negative features.