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Agriculture

Cristina C. David

in The Philippine Economy: Development, Policies, and Challenges

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195158984
eISBN:
9780199869107
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195158989.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Argues that the poor performance of the Philippines in agriculture has been due more to weaknesses in the policy and institutional frameworks governing the sector than to real domestic and external ... More


Food Security: Indicators, Measurement, and the Impact of Trade Openness

Basudeb Guha-Khasnobis, Shabd S. Acharya, and Benjamin Davis (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199236558
eISBN:
9780191717031
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199236558.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book addresses hunger from a variety of perspectives that are new and relatively under-researched. The emergence of the WTO and the freeing of agricultural trade, for example, have serious ... More


The WTO and the Right to Food

Sarah Joseph

in Blame it on the WTO?: A Human Rights Critique

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199565894
eISBN:
9780191728693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565894.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the effect of WTO rules on the enjoyment of the right to food. It first describes the human right to food, followed by an overview of current statistics regarding world hunger. ... More


Protection, Subsidies, and Agricultural Trade

Tim Josling

in Handbook of Trade Policy for Development

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199680405
eISBN:
9780191760266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680405.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Tim Josling explores how market access, export competition, domestic support, and health and safety regulations affect world agricultural trade. These policies distort world markets for agricultural ... More


The Global Politics of GEOs: The Achilles’ Heel of the Globalization Regime?

Frederick H. Buttel

in Engineering Trouble: Biotechnology and Its Discontents

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520237612
eISBN:
9780520937499
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520237612.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter investigates the global context of the controversy over genetically engineered organisms (GEOs), since active resistance to GEOs appears to have originated in northern and northwestern ... More


The Right to Food and Trade in Agriculture

Christine Breining-Kaufmann

in Human Rights and International Trade

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199285822
eISBN:
9780191700378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285822.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines possible options to reconcile the goals of human rights instruments providing a right to food, and in particular food security, with WTO agreements, in particular the AoA. It ... More


Intranational Trade Costs, Reallocation, and Technical Change: Evidence from a Canadian Agricultural Trade Policy Reform

Mark Brown, Shon M. Ferguson, and Crina Viju-Miljusevic

in Agricultural Productivity and Producer Behavior

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226619804
eISBN:
9780226619941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226619941.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The 1995 removal of a railway transportation subsidy for exports of grains from Western Canada led to large aggregate changes in technology adoption and land use. We decompose the impact of the ... More


The Future of Cuba’s Non-Sugar Agricultural Sector

Mario A. González-Corzo and Armando Nova-González

in The Cuba-U.S. Bilateral Relationship: New Pathways and Policy Choices

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190687366
eISBN:
9780190687397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190687366.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

Despite a dramatic growth in agricultural trade between the United States and Cuba, trade between these two states has been “one-way trade,” primarily due to U.S. economic sanctions. A new scenario ... More


Agricultural policy

Alan Greer

in New Labour's countryside: Rural policy in Britain since 1997

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349323
eISBN:
9781447302858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349323.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter discusses the main issues that have structured the agricultural-policy agenda in Great Britain since 1997. It examines the Labour government's approach to agricultural-policy reform, ... More


Freedom to Farm: Prosperity, Security, and “the Farm Problem” in the 1950s

Bryan L. McDonald

in Food Power: The Rise and Fall of the Postwar American Food System

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190600686
eISBN:
9780190600716
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190600686.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chapter 3 considers efforts to shape farm policy to preserve small-scale farming and eliminate surpluses even as the beginning of the modern agricultural revolution produced historic and ... More


Human-Nature Interactions over Distances

Jianguo Liu, Vanessa Hull, Junyan Luo, Wu Yang, Wei Liu, Andrés Viña, Christine Vogt, Zhenci Xu, Hongbo Yang, Jindong Zhang, Li An, Xiaodong Chen, Shuxin Li, William McConnell, Zhiyun Ouyang, Weihua Xu, and Hemin Zhang

in Pandas and People: Coupling Human and Natural Systems for Sustainability

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198703549
eISBN:
9780191820700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703549.003.0017
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Many studies have focused on human–nature interactions within a particular area, but there is little research on multiple reciprocal interactions, simultaneous socioeconomic and environmental ... More


India and RCEP: Challenges and Opportunities of Opening Up the Farm/Food Sector

Surupa Gupta

in Heading East: Security, Trade, and Environment between India and Southeast Asia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199467242
eISBN:
9780199087143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199467242.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Security Studies

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), a sixteen country trade grouping slated to become the largest free trade area in the world, is emerging as one of India’s primary opportunities ... More


Gender and Saffron Price Shocks in Morocco’s Atlas Mountains

Travis Lybbert and Abdellah Aboudrare

in Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198707875
eISBN:
9780191783074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198707875.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Saffron is the dearest spice in the world and the main livelihood for households in the Taliouine-Taznakht region of Morocco’s Atlas Mountains. Global saffron prices reached record highs in recent ... More


Musical Mobilities

Ali Colleen Neff and William Ferris

in Let the World Listen Right: The Mississippi Delta Hip-Hop Story

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732290
eISBN:
9781604734805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732290.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter focuses on the issue of musical mobility in the Mississippi Delta. It explains that the unique cultural convergence that defines the Mississippi Delta can be traced through the town’s ... More


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