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The Politics of Precaution Genetically Modified Crops in Developing Countries (International Food Policy Research Institute) by Robert L. Paarlberg

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Published by International Food Policy Research Institute .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Agricultural science,
  • Central government policies,
  • Development economics,
  • Food & beverage technology,
  • Genetic engineering,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Brazil,
  • China,
  • Developing countries,
  • Kenya,
  • Food Science,
  • Agriculture - Agronomy,
  • Business & Economics / Economic Development,
  • Crops,
  • Government policy

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7870807M
ISBN 100801868238
ISBN 109780801868238

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Paarlberg's primary aim was to describe and categorize GM crop-related policies in the countries he studied, and in this regard, The Politics of Precaution is a rich source for social scientists interested in agricultural biotechnology. (Daniel Lee Kleinman American Political Science Review). The Politics of Precaution is a timely book that analyzes the topic of GM crops and developing Cited by:   The Politics of Precaution examines the politics of consumer and environmental risk regulation in the United States and Europe over the last five decades, explaining why America and Europe have often regulated a wide range of similar risks differently. It finds that between and , American health, safety, and environmental regulations were more stringent, risk/5(5). The Politics of Precaution examines the politics of consumer and environmental risk regulation in the United States and Europe over the last five decades, explaining why America and Europe have often regulated a wide range of similar risks differently. It finds that between and , American health, safety, and environmental regulations were more stringent, risk averse, Brand: David Vogel. "Paarlberg's primary aim was to describe and categorize GM crop-related policies in the countries he studied, and in this regard, The Politics of Precaution is a rich source for social scientists interested in agricultural biotechnology."--Daniel Lee Kleinman, American Political Science Review, "The first comprehensive and thorough assessment of policies toward GM crops and .

In THE POLITICS OF PRECAUTION, a masterful addition to UC Berkeley Business and Political Science Professor David Vogel’s nearly four decades of scholarship on regulation, business, and politics, Vogel explains how, why, and to what effect a broad divergence in US and EU regulatory practices emerged, a divergence that can lead to contrasting.   The Politics of Precaution examines the politics of consumer and environmental risk regulation in the United States and Europe over the last five decades, explaining why America and Europe have often regulated a wide range of similar risks differently. It finds that between and , American health, safety, and environmental regulations were more stringent, Brand: Princeton University Press.   [The Politics of Precaution] should be required reading for businesspeople, officials, and citizens interested in the role of government in the modern world."--Andrew Moravcsik, Foreign Affairs "Vogel's study is a very valuable and unusual contribution to the literature of regulation, raising important questions, and correlating the important /5(5). Let Them Eat Precaution: How Politics is Undermining the Genetic Revolution in Agriculture is a book edited by American author and journalist Jon Entine, about how politics is affecting the use of genetically modified 10 contributing authors from the United States and the United Kingdom provide insights into the benefits of agricultural biotechnology, offer an Author: Jon Entine.

Politics (Greek: Πολιτικά, Politiká) is a work of political philosophy by Aristotle, a 4th-century BC Greek philosopher.. The end of the Nicomachean Ethics declared that the inquiry into ethics necessarily follows into politics, and the two works are frequently considered to be parts of a larger treatise, or perhaps connected lectures, dealing with the "philosophy of human affairs". The Politics of Precaution examines the politics of consumer and environmental risk regulation in the United States and Europe over the last five decades, explaining why America and Europe have often regulated a wide range of similar risks differently. It finds that between and , American health, safety, and environmental regulations were more stringent, risk averse, .   The Politics of Precaution: Regulating Health, Safety, and Environmental Risks in Europe and the United States - Ebook written by David Vogel. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Politics of Precaution: Regulating Health, Safety, and 5/5(1).   As identified in my new book, The Politics of Precaution, three, related causal factors explain the shift. The first has to do with the extent and intensity of public pressures. Since around , “alarm bells” identifying politically unacceptable risks have rung more frequently and loudly in Europe than in the U.S. Survey data suggest that.