Apr 2016
Author(s): Stads, Gert-Jan; Beintema, Nienke M.; Pérez, Sandra; Flaherty, Kathleen; Falconi, César
This report assesses trends in investments, human resource capacity, andresearch outputs in agricultural R&D -excluding the private (for-profit) sector- in LAC. It is an update of Stads and…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Stads, Gert-Jan; Beintema, Nienke M.; Pérez, Sandra; Flaherty, Kathleen; Falconi, César
Este informe evalúa las tendencias en la inversión, la capacidad en recursos humanos y los resultados de investigación en I+D agropecuario -excluyendo el sector privado (con fines de lucro)- en LAC.…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Nin Pratt, Alejandro; Falconi, César; Ludeña, Carlos E.; Martel, Pedro
This study analyzes the performance of Latin America and the Caribbean's agriculture between 1980 and 2012 looking at the contribution of inputs, and total factor productivity (TFP) to growth in…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Trigo, Eduardo; Mateo, Nicolás; Falconi, César
La agricultura y la alimentación enfrentan un reposicionamiento en el contexto de los desafíos asociados a los objetivos del Milenio. También desde la perspectiva del desarrollo se considera central…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Hernández, Manuel; Torero, Máximo; Robles, Miguel; Falconi, César; Maruyama, Eduardo
This Technical Note presents a framework for food security in LAC that takes into consideration the key drivers and external factors behind food security. This framework for food security policy…
Dec 2010
Author(s): Falck-Zepeda, José; Sulser, Timothy; Zambrano, Patricia; Falconi, César
This report analyzes the current state of R&D in agricultural biotechnology in Latin America and the Caribbean in the context of development of the sector. The objectives of this report where…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Trigo, Eduardo; Falck-Zepeda, José; Falconi, César
En este documento se realiza un análisis sobre el estado de la investigación y el desarrollo en biotecnología agrícola en los países de América Latina y el Caribe, en el contexto internacional de…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Alston, Julian M.; Sebastian, Kate; Beintema, Nienke M.; Hertford, Reed; Wood, Stanley; Wood-Sichra, Ulrike; You, Liang; Chan-Kang, Connie; Revoredo-Giha, César L.; Pardey, Philip G.
This volume offers substantive clarification of the proper roles for public agricultural research and development (R&D) throughout Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and introduces an…
Feb 2009
Author(s): Stads, Gert-Jan; Beintema, Nienke M.
This report reviews major institutional developments and investment and human resource trends in public agricultural R&D in LAC from 1981 to 2006, drawing from a set of country briefs and a…
Feb 2007
Author(s): Falconi, César; Pfaumann, Peter; Mateo, Nicolás; González, Rocío; Palma, Alejandra; Nascimento, José Rente; Wenner, Mark D.; Kyburz, María Eugenia
Esta edición del Informe Rural contiene siete artículos: La influenza aviar y el sector avícola de América Latina, Biocombustibles y oportunidades para el desarrollo rural, Enfoques sectoriales…