Carayannis, Elias G.

From Agriscience to Agribusiness

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Innovation and Technology Transfer in Agriculture
Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes, Elias G. Carayannis, Evangelos Grigoroudis, Stelios Rozakis

Part I. R&D Spending and Agricultural Innovation: Organization and Emerging Trends

2. The Shifting Structure of Agricultural R&D: Worldwide Investment Patterns and Payoffs
Philip G. Pardey, Julian M. Alston, Connie Chan-Kang, Terrance M. Hurley, Robert S. Andrade, Steven P. Dehmer, Kyuseon Lee, Xudong Rao

3. Private-Sector Research and Development
Keith O. Fuglie, Matthew Clancy, Paul W. Heisey

4. Structural Change and Innovation in the Global Agricultural Input Sector
Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes, Kenneth A. Zahringer

5. Private-Public R&D in the Development of the Canola Industry in Canada
Peter W. B. Phillips

Part II. Institutional Incentives for Agricultural Innovation

6. Why Do US Corn Yields Increase? The Contributions of Genetics, Agronomy, and Policy Instruments
Stephen Smith, Brad Kurtz

7. Whither the Research Anticommons?
William Lesser

8. Patent Characteristics and Patent Ownership Change in Agricultural Biotechnology
Etleva Gjonça, Amalia Yiannaka

9. Innovation and Technology Transfer Among Firms in the Agricultural Input Sector
Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes, Alexandre Magnier, Christos Kolympiris

10. Land-Grant University Research as a Driver of Progress in Agriscience
Simon Tripp, Martin Grueber, Alyssa Yetter, Dylan Yetter

11. Agriscience Innovation at Land-Grant Universities, Measured by Patents and Plant Variety Protection Certificates as Proxies
Simon Tripp, Joseph Simkins, Alyssa Yetter, Dylan Yetter

Part III. Technology Transfer from the Public to the Private Sector

12. Transfer and Licensing of University Research and Technology in Canadian Agriculture
Stuart J. Smyth

13. Technology Transfer in Agriculture: The Case of Wageningen University
Sebastian Hoenen, Christos Kolympiris, Emiel Wubben, Onno Omta

14. The Evaluation Process of Research Commercialization Proposals and its Links to University Technology Transfer (TT) Strategy: A Case Study
Odysseas Cartalos, Alexander N. Svoronos, Elias G. Carayannis

15. The Technology Cycle and Technology Transfer Strategies
Kenneth A. Zahringer, Christos Kolympiris, Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes

Part IV. Technology Transfer to Agricultural Producers

16. Role of Extension in Agricultural Technology Transfer: A Critical Review
Alex Koutsouris

17. Technology Adoption by Agricultural Producers: A Review of the Literature
Albert I. Ugochukwu, Peter W. B. Phillips

18. Commercialization Mechanisms for New Plant Varieties
Sherzod B. Akhundjanov, R. Karina Gallardo, Jill J. McCluskey, Bradley J. Rickard

19. Water Efficient Maize for Africa: A Public-Private Partnership in Technology Transfer to Smallholder Farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa
Mark Edge, Sylvester O. Oikeh, Denis Kyetere, Stephen Mugo, Kingstone Mashingaidze

Part V. Benefits from Agricultural Research and Innovation

20. Public Research and Technology Transfer in US Agriculture: The Role of USDA
Steven R. Shafer, Michael S. Strauss

21. The Role and Impact of Public Research and Technology Transfer in Brazilian Agriculture
Geraldo B. Martha, Eliseu Alves

22. Public Agricultural Research and Its Contributions to Agricultural Productivity
Wallace E. Huffman

23. A Bayesian Measure of Research Productivity
Lin Qin, Steven T. Buccola

24. Innovation and Technology Transfer in Agriculture: Concluding Comments
Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes, Elias G. Carayannis, Evangelos Grigoroudis, Stelios Rozakis

Keywords: Business and Management, Innovation/Technology Management, Agricultural Economics, R & D/Technology Policy

Publication year
Innovation, Technology, and Knowledge Management
Page amount
26 pages
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