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2009

"Estimativa de Biomassa Epígea e Estoque de Carbono de Sistemas Agroflorestais em Tomé-Açu, Pará"

Édson Luis Bolfe, Mateus Batistella, Marcos César Ferreira and Jaílson Takamatsu

Paper in Congresso Brasileiro de Sistemas Agroflorestais, 7th, Diálogo e Interação de Saberes em Sistemas Agroflorestais para Sociedades Sustentáveis, Anais, Luziânia, Brazil, June 22-26, 2009, (Luziânia, Brazil: Sociedade Brasileira de Sistemas Agroflorestais, 2009)

Estimativa de Biomassa Epígea e Estoque de Carbono de Sistemas Agroflorestais em Tomé-Açu, Pará
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"The Transitional Dynamics of Patent Reform"

Bonwoo Koo

Journal of Economic Policy Reform 12 (4) (2009): 249-262

Abstract
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"Commentary: Is It Possible to Determine the Extent to Which Informational Asymmetries and Prejudice Bias Responses?"

Terrance M. Hurley

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 37 (4) (Winter 2009): 594-597

Abstract
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"Setting Agricultural Science Strategy in Tumultuous Economic Times"

Julian M. Alston, Philip G. Pardey and Jennifer S. James

California Agriculture 63 (1) (January-March 2009): 2

Setting Agricultural Science Strategy in Tumultuous Economic Times
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"The Changing Rates and Patterns of Deforestation and Land Use in Brazilian Amazonia"

Diogenes S. Alves, Douglas C. Morton, Mateus Batistella, Dar A. Roberts and Carlos Souza Jr.

Chapter in Amazonia and Global Change, eds. Michael Keller, Mercedes Bustamante, John Gash and Pedro Silva Dias, (Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph 186, 2009), pp. 11-23

Also published in Portuguese: Taxas de Mudança e Padrões de Desmatamento e Uso da Terra na Amazônia Brasileira

Abstract
Amazonia and Global Change (Table of Contents)
Taxas de Mudança e Padrões de Desmatamento e Uso da Terra na Amazônia Brasileira
Amazonia and Global Change (Portuguese Translation)
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"People and Environment in Amazonia: The LBA Experience and Other Perspectives"

Mateus Batistella, D.S. Alves, E.F. Moran, C. Souza Jr., R. Walker and S.J. Walsh

Chapter in Amazonia and Global Change, eds. Michael Keller, Mercedes Bustamante, John Gash and Pedro Silva Dias, (Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph 186, 2009), pp. 1-9

Also published in Portuguese: Sociedade e Meio Ambientena Amazônia: A Experiência do LBA e Outras Perspectivas

Abstract
Amazonia and Global Change (Table of Contents)
Sociedade e Meio Ambientena Amazônia: A Experiência do LBA e Outras Perspectivas
Amazonia and Global Change (Portuguese Translation)
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"As Florestas, as Árvores, o Homem"

Diógenes S. Alves and Mateus Batistella

Preface in Ecossistemas Florestais: Interação Homem-Ambiente, eds. Emilio F. Moran and Elinor Ostrom, (Sao Paulo, Brazil: SENAC/EDUSP, 2009), pp. 9-12

Ecossistemas Florestais: Interação Homem-Ambiente (Abstract)
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"Avaliação da Correlação Entre Indices de Vegetação e Biomassa Epígea de Sistemas Agroflorestais"

Édson Luis Bolfe, Marcos César Ferreira and Mateus Batistella

Paper in XIV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 25 a 30 de Abril de 2009, Natal-RN, Anais, eds. José Carlos Neves Epiphanio and Lênio Soares Galvão, (São José dos Campos, Brazil: INPE, 2009), pp. 2603-2610

Avaliação da Correlação Entre Indices de Vegetação e Biomassa Epígea de Sistemas Agroflorestais
XIV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 25 a 30 de Abril de 2009, Natal-RN, Anais
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"Results from LBA and a Vision for Future Amazonian Research"

Mateus Batistella, Pedro Artaxo, C. Nobre, Michael Bustamante and F. Luizão

Chapter in Amazonia and Global Change, eds. Michael Keller, Mercedes Bustamante, John Gash and Pedro Silva Dias, (Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph 186, 2009), pp. 555-563

Also published in Portuguese: Resultados do LBA e uma Perspectiva da Futura Pesquisa Amazônica

Abstract
Amazonia and Global Change (Table of Contents)
Resultados do LBA e uma Perspectiva da Futura Pesquisa Amazônica
Amazonia and Global Change (Portuguese Translation)
2008
Research Lags Revisited

“Research Lags Revisited: Concepts and Evidence from U.S. Agriculture”

Julian M. Alston, Philip G. Pardey and Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P08-14 / InSTePP Paper 08-02, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), December 2008

"Research Lags Revisited: Concepts and Evidence from U.S. Agriculture"

"The Artiodactyl APOBEC3 Innate Immune Repertoire Shows Evidence for a Multi-Functional Domain Organization That Existed in the Ancestor of Placental Mammals"

Rebecca S. LaRue, Stefán R. Jónsson, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Mathieu Lajoier, Denis Bertrand, Nadia El-Mabrouk, Isidro Hötzel, Valgerdur Andrésdóttir, Timothy P.L. Smith and Reuben S. Harris

BMC Molecular Biology 9 (November 18, 2008):104

"The Artiodactyl APOBEC3 Innate Immune Repertoire Shows Evidence for a Multi-Functional Domain Organization That Existed in the
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"Agricultural Research, Productivity, and Food Commodity Prices"

Julian M. Alston, Jason M. Beddow and Philip G. Pardey

Agricultural and Resource Economics Update 12 (2) (November-December 2008): 11-14

Agricultural Research, Productivity, and Food Commodity Prices
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"Lições do Passado, Desafios do Futuro: Entre a Biosfera e a Atmosfera Estamos Nós"

Mateus Batistella

Folha Amazônica - Boletim do Programa LBA 8 (14) (November 2008): 33

"Global Agricultural Trends: Impact and Role for Australian Agricultural and Agronomic Research"

Philip G. Pardey, Jason Beddow, Jawoo Koo and Stanley Wood

Invited Paper prepared for the Australian Society of Agronomy Conference, 14th, "Global Issues, Paddock Action," Adelaide, Australia, September, 21-25 2008

Global Agricultural Trends: Impact and Role for Australian Agricultural and Agronomic Research
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"Publish or Patent? Knowledge Dissemination in Agricultural Biotechnology"

An Michiels and Bonwoo Koo

IFPRI DIscussion Paper 00795, Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), September 2008

Publish or Patent? Knowledge Dissemination in Agricultural Biotechnology
Biological Control

"Climate Matching Techniques to Narrow the Search for Biological Control Agents"

Mark P. Robertson, Darren J. Kriticos and Costas Zachariades

Biological Control 46 (3) (September 2008): 442-452

Abstract
Agricultural R&D Policy

"Agricultural R&D Policy: A Tragedy of the International Commons"

Philip G. Pardey, Julian M. Alston and Jennifer S. James

Staff Paper P08-1 / InSTePP Paper 08-01, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), September 2008

"Agricultural R&D Policy: A Tragedy of the International Commons"
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"Testing for Complementarity and Substitutability among Multiple Technologies: The Case of U.S. Hog Farms"

Li Yu, Terrance M. Hurley, James B. Kliebenstein and Peter F. Orazem

ISU Economics Working Paper 08026, Ames, IA: Iowa State University, Department of Economics, September 2008

Testing for Complementarity and Substitutability among Multiple Technologies: The Case of U.S. Hog Farms
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"Regional Road Development, Rural and Urban Poverty: Evidence from China"

Shenggen Fan and Connie Chan-Kang

Transport Policy 15 (5) (September 2008): 305-314

Abstract
HortScience 43-5

"Public Funding for Research into Specialty Crops"

Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

HortScience 43 (5) (August 2008): 1461-1470

Public Funding for Research into Specialty Crops
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The Effect of Climate Change on New Zealand's Planted Forests: Impacts, Risks and Opportunities

M.S. Watt, M.U.F. Kirschbaum, T.S.H. Paul, A. Tait, H.G. Pearce, E.G. Brockerhoff, J.R. Moore, L.S. Bulman and D.J. Kriticos

Client Report No. CC MAF POL_2008-07 (106-1) –No. 1, Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion, July 31, 2008

The Effect of Climate Change on New Zealand's Planted Forests: Impacts, Risks and Opportunities
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"Livelihood Strategies of Farmers in Bolivar, Ecuador: Asset Distribution, Activity Selection and Income Generation Decisions in Rural Households"

Robert Santiago Andrade Lopez

Master of Science Thesis, Blacksburg, Virginia: Virginia Tech, June 20, 2008

Livelihood Strategies of Farmers in Bolivar, Ecuador: Asset Distribution, Activity Selection and Income Generation Decisions in
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The Current and Future Potential Distribution of Guava Rust, Puccinia psidii in New Zealand

Darren J. Kriticos and Agathe Leriche

MAF Biosecurity New Zealand Technical Paper 2009/28, Wellington, New Zeland: MAF Security New Zealand, 2009

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"Integration of Landsat TM and SPOT HRG Images for Vegetation Change Detection in the Brazilian Amazon"

Dengsheng Lu, Mateus Batistella and Emilio Moran

Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 4 (April 2008): 421-430

Integration of Landsat TM and SPOT HRG Images for Vegetation Change Detection in the Brazilian Amazon
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"Nutritional and Product Quality Innovations in Agricultural Biotechnology: A New Generation of Crop Traits and Their Potential Economic Impacts"

Gregory D. Graff, David Zilberman and Alan B. Bennett

Davis, CA: University of California, Public Intellectual Property Resource for Agriculture (PIPRA), April 2008

Nutritional and Product Quality Innovations in Agricultural Biotechnology
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"General Purpose Technology, Revolutionary Technology, and Technological Maturity"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P08-3, St. Paul, MN, Department of Applied Economics, April 2008

General Purpose Technology, Revolutionary Technology, and Technological Maturity
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"Firm Size, Technical Change and Wages in the Pork Sector, 1990-2005"

Li Yu, Terrance M. Hurley, James B. Kliebenstein and Peter F. Orazem

Working Paper 08013, Ames, IA: Iowa State University, Department of Economics, April 2008

Firm Size, Technical Change and Wages in the Pork Sector, 1990-2005
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"A Comparative Study of Landsat TM and SPOT HRG Images for Vegetation Classification in the Brazilian Amazon"

Dengsheng Lu, Mateus Batistella, Emilio Moran and Evaristo E. de Miranda

Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 74 (3) (March 2008): 311-321

A Comparative Study of Landsat TM and SPOT HRG Images for Vegetation Classification in the Brazilian Amazon

"Defensin-like Genes: Genomic Perspectives on a Diverse Superfamily in Plants"

Michelle A. Graham, Kevin A.T. Silverstein and Kathryn A. VandenBosch

Crop Science 48 (S1) (March 2008):S3-S11

Defensin-like Genes: Genomic Perspectives on a Diverse Superfamily in Plants
Should Governments Subsidize Tuition At Public Universities?

Should Governments Subsidize Tuition At Public Universities?: Assessing the Benefits of Tuition Subsidies Provided by the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System

Amy Damon and Paul Glewwe

InSTePP Report, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), March 2008

Should Governments Subsidize Tuition At Public Universities?
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"Induced Technical Change, Induced Institutional Change and Mechanism Design"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P08-1, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics, February 2008

Also published as Chapter 16 in Can Economic Growth Be Sustained? The Collected Papers of Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami, eds. Keijiro Otsuka and C. Ford Runge, (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2011), pp. 301-322

Induced Technical Change, Induced Institutional Change and Mechanism Design (Staff Paper)
Abstract (Chapter)
Can Economic Growth Be Sustained? The Collected Papers of Vernon W. Ruttan and Yujiro Hayami (Table of Contents)
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"Issues and Innovations in Intellectual Property for Crop Biotechnology: Intellectual Property Issues in Developing Countries"

Gregory D. Graff

Paper presented at Second Decade of Crop Biotechnology: Oppportunities and Challenges for the Food System, Washington, DC, January 16-17, 2008

Issues and Innovations in Intellectual Property for Crop Biotechnology: Intellectual Property Issues in Developing Countries
Second Decade of Crop Biotechnology: Oppportunities and Challenges for the Food System

"A Comparative Study on Economic Policy During the Asian Economic Crisis"

KyuSeon Lee

Korea Development Bank Journal, 631 (2008)

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Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação

Mateus Batistella, Emílio F. Moran and Diógenes Salas Alves

Ciências Ambientais 2, São Paulo, SP, Brasil: EDUSP, 2008

Abstract
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Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina

Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, eds.

São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008

Abstract
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"Análise e Tendências Para o Mercado de Geoinformação no Brasil"

Mateus Batistella, Glauco Rodrigues Carvalho and Ivo Pierozzi Júnior

Chapter in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 91-110

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (abstract)
Challenges to International Wheat Breeding

"Agricultural R&D Spending at a Critical Crossroads"

Philip G. Pardey, Julian M. Alston and Nienke M. Beintema

In International Symposium on Wheat Yield Potential: Challenges to International Wheat Breeding, eds. M.P. Reynolds, J. Pietragalla and H.-J. Braun, (Mexico D.F., Mexico: International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), 2008), pp. 181-189

International Symposium on Wheat Yield Potential: Challenges to International Wheat Breeding
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"Satélite de Recursos Naturais Como Suporte à Gestão Ambiental"

Mateus Batistella, Cristina Criscuolo and Edson Luis Bolfe

Chapter in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, Brazil: Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 21-52

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (Abstract)

"Open Source in Crop Biotechnology"

Brian D. Wright

Presentation at Second Decade of Crop Biotechnology 2008, Farm Foundation Conference, Washington DC, January 16-17, 2008

Open Source in Crop Biotechnology
Second Decade of Crop Biotechnology 2008, Farm Foundation Conference
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"Geoinformação e Gestão Ambiental na América Latina e no Caribe em Tempos de Mudanças Globais"

Mateus Batistella, Emilio F. Moran and Édson Luis Bolfe

Chapter in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 265-278

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (Abstract)
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"Monitoramento da Expansão Agropecuária Como Subsídios à Gestão Ambiental Estratégica na Região Oeste da Bahia, Brasil"

Mateus Batistella, Gustavo Souza and Édson Luis Bolfe

Chapter in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 163-196

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (Abstract)
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"A Questão das Dimensões Humanas no Experimento de Grande Escala da Biosfera-Atmosfera na Amazônia - LBA"

Diógenes S. Alves, Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran

Chapter in Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação, eds. Mateus Batistella, Emílio F. Moran and Diógenes Salas Alves (São Paulo, SP, Brasil: EDUSP, Ciências Ambientais 2, 2008), pp. 15-34

Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação (Abstract)
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"Trajetórias de Desmatamento e Uso da Terra na Amazônia Brasileira: Uma Análise Multiescalar"

Emilio F. Moran, Eduardo S. Brondízio and Mateus Batistella

Chapter in Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação, eds. Mateus Batistella, Emílio F. Moran and Diógenes Salas Alves (São Paulo, SP, Brasil: EDUSP, Ciências Ambientais 2, 2008), pp. 55-70

Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação (Abstract)
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Modelling the Efficacy of Different Sampling Strategies for Estimating Disease Levels and Detecting the Spread of New Pests

D.J. Kriticos, A. Leriche, L.S. Bulman, M.O. Kimberley, S Alcaraz and B. Richardson

Client Report 12697, Rotorua, New Zealand: Scion, 2008

Modelling the Efficacy of Different Sampling Strategies for Estimating Disease Levels and Detecting the Spread of New Pests
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"Weeds Getting Steamed-up in the Tropics: Climate Change Effects on Ecosystem Water Use Efficiency and Woody Plant Range"

Darren J. Kriticos

In 16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings:  Weed Management 2008, Hot Topics in the Tropics, eds. R.D. van Klinken, V.A. Osten, F.D. Panetta and J.C. Scanlan, (Clifford Gardens, Queensland: Queensland Weeds Society, 2008), pp. 506-509

Weeds Getting Steamed-up in the Tropics: Climate Change Effects on Ecosystem Water Use Efficiency and Woody Plant Range
16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings
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"The Potential Impact of Scotch Broom on Softwood Forestry in Australia "

Karina J.B. Potter, Darren J. Kriticos and Michael S. Watt

Chapter in 16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings:  Weed Management 2008, Hot Topics in the Tropics, Cairns, Australia, May 18-22, 2008, eds. R.D. van Klinken, V.A. Osten, F.D. Panetta and J.C. Scanlan, (Clifford Gardens, Queensland: Queensland Weeds Society, 2008), pp. 516-518

The Potential Impact of Scotch Broom on Softwood Forestry in Australia
16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings
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"Climate Change Impacts on Scotch Broom in Australia"

Karina J.B. Potter, Darren J. Kriticos and Agathe Leriche

In 16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings:  Weed Management 2008, Hot Topics in the Tropics, eds. R.D. van Klinken, V.A. Osten, F.D. Panetta and J.C. Scanlan, (Clifford Gardens, Queensland: Queensland Weeds Society, 2008), pp.522-524

Climate Change Impacts on Scotch Broom in Australia
16th Australian Weeds Conference Proceedings
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"Abordagens Interdisciplinares na Ciência Amazônica: A Contribuição do LBA e Outras Perspectivas"

Mateus Batistella, Emílio F. Moran and Diógenes Salas Alves

Preface in Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação, eds. Mateus Batistella, Emílio F. Moran and Diógenes Salas Alves (São Paulo, SP, Brasil: EDUSP, Ciências Ambientais 2, 2008), pp. 7-12

Amazônia: Natureza e Sociedade em Transformação (Abstract)
Plant Biotechnology and Genetics

“Intellectual Property in Agricultural Biotechnology: Strategies for Open Access”

Alan B. Bennett, Cecilia Chi-Ham, Gregory Graff and Sarah Boettiger

Chapter 14 in Plant Biotechnology and Genetics: Principles, Techniques, and Applications, ed. C. Neal Stewart Jr., (New York, NY: J. Wiley & Sons, 2008) pp. 325-342

Abstract
Plant Biotechnology and Genetics: Principles, Techniques, and Applications (Table of Contents)
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"Accelerating Sustainable, Efficient and Equitable Land Reform: Case Study of the Qedusizi/Besters Cluster Project"

Hans P. Binswager, Roland Henderson, Zweli Mbhele and Kay Muir-Leresche

Africa Region Working Paper 109, Washington, DC: World Bank, January 2008

Accelerating Sustainable, Efficient and Equitable Land Reform: Case Study of the Qedusizi/Besters Cluster Project
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"Clipping the Butterfly Bush’s Wings: Defoliation Studies to Assess the Likely Impact of a Folivorous Weevil"

D.J. Kriticos, M.S. Watt, D. Whitehead, S.F. Gous, K.J. Potter and B. Richardson

Paper in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds, La Grande Motte, France, 22-27 April 2007, eds. M.H. Julien, R.Storza, M.C. Bon, H.C. Evans, P.E. Hatcher, H.L. Hinz and B.G. Rector, (Wallingford, England: CAB International, 2008), pp. 32-36

Clipping the Butterfly Bush’s Wings: Defoliation Studies to Assess the Likely Impact of a Folivorous Weevil (Preview)
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds (Preview)
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"Geoinformação e Ambiente: Trazendo a Ciência Espacial Para a Terra"

Mateus Batistella and Emilio F.  Moran

Preface in Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina, eds. Mateus Batistella and Emilio F. Moran, (São Paulo, SP, Brazil : Editora Senac São Paulo, 2008), pp. 9-20

Geoinformação e Monitoramento Ambiental na América Latina (Abstract)

"Assessing the Effect of Essigella californica on Pinus radiata at Two Sites in New Zealand"

M.C. Watson, D.J. Kriticos, G.M. Drayton, D.A.J Teulon and E.G. Brockerhoff

New Zealand Plant Protection 61 (2008): 179-184

Assessing the Effect of Essigella californica on Pinus radiata at Two Sites in New Zealand
2007
Insect Resistance Management

"Insect Resistance Management: Adoption and Compliance"

Terrance M. Hurley and Paul D. Mitchell

Chapter 11 in Insect Resistance Management: Biology, Economics, and Prediction, ed. David W. Onstad, (New York, NY: Elsevier, 2007), pp. 227-254

Abstract
Insect Resistance Management: Biology, Economics, and Prediction (Table of Contents)
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"Optimal Strategies for Detecting Invasive Pests in a Forest Landscape"

Frances Homans, Robert Haight, Tetsuya Horie, Terry Hurley, Shefali Mehta, Steve Polasky, Robert Venette and Abby Walter

PowerPoint presented at Program of Research on the Economics of Invasive Species Management (PREISM), Washington DC, October 18-19, 2007

Optimal Strategies for Detecting Invasive Pests in a Forest Landscape
Program of Research on the Economics of Invasive Species Management (PREISM) 2007
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"Imperialism, Colonialism and Collaboration in the Social Sciences"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P07-14, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics, October 2007

Imperialism, Colonialism and Collaboration in the Social Sciences
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"Using a Process-Based Model to Analyse Compensatory Growth in Response to Defoliation: Simulating Herbivory by a Biological Control Agent"

M.S. Watt, D. Whitehead, D.J. Kriticos, S.F. Gous and B. Richardson

Biological Control 43 (1) (October 2007): 119-129

Abstract
Science, Technology and Skills

Science, Technology and Skills

Philip Pardey, Jennifer James, Julian Alston, Stanley Wood, Bonwoo Koo, Eran Binenbaum, Terrance Hurley and Paul Glewwe

InSTePP Report, commissioned by the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Science Council and prepared as a Background Paper for the 2008 World Development Report of the World Bank, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), October 2007

Science, Technology and Skills
World Development Report 2008
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"Military R&D: The Productivity Puzzle"

Vernon W. Ruttan

Staff Paper P07-12, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics, September 2007

Military R&D: The Productivity Puzzle
Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture

"Seed Systems and Millet Crops in Marginal Environments of India: Industry and Policy Perspectives"

Latha Nagarajan, Philip Pardey and Melinda Smale

Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, 46 (3) (3rd Quarter 2007): 263-288

Abstract
Impact of Science on African Agriculture and Food Security

Impact of Science on African Agriculture and Food Security

P. Anandajayasekeram, M. Rukuni, S. Babu, Frikkie Liebenberg and C.L. Keswani (eds.)

Wallingford, United Kingdom: CABI Press, September, 2007

Impact of Science on African Agriculture and Food Security (Table of Contents)
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"Espacialização e Correlação Entre os Nutrientes do Solo de Machadinho D' Oeste, RO"

Célia Regina Grego, Gustavo Souza Valladares, Mateus Batistella and Evaristo Eduardo de Miranda

Paper in Congresso Brasileiro de Ciência do Solo, 31, Conquistas e Desafios da Ciência do Solo Brasileira: Anais, Gramado, Brazil, August 5-10, 2007, (Porto Alegre, Brazil: SBCS, 2007)

Espacialização e Correlação Entre os Nutrientes do Solo de Machadinho D' Oeste, RO
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"Using a Pheromone Lure Survey to Establish the Native and Potential Distribution of an Invasive Lepidopteran, Uraba lugens"

Darren J. Kriticos, Karina J.B. Potter, Neil S. Alexander, Andy R. Gibb and D. Max Suckling

Journal of Applied Ecology 44 (4) (August 2007): 853-863

Using a Pheromone Lure Survey to Establish the Native and Potential Distribution of an Invasive Lepidopteran, Uraba lugens
Bulletin of Entomological Research

"The Current and Future Potential Geographic Distribution of the Oriental Fruit Fly, Bactrocera dorsalis, (Diptera: Tephritidae)"

Andréa E.A. Stephens, Darren J. Kriticos and A. Leriche

Bulletin of Entomological Research 97 (4) (August 2007): 369-378

Abstract
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"Testing for Complementarity and Substitutability among Multiple Technologies: The Case of U.S. Hog Farms"

Li Yu, Terrance M. Hurley, James B. Kliebenstein and Peter F. Orazem

Paper presented at American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) 2007 Annual Meeting, Portland, OR, July 29-August 1, 2007

Testing for Complementarity and Substitutability among Multiple Technologies: The Case of U.S. Hog Farms
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"Firm Size, Technical Change and Wages: Evidence from the Pork Sector from 1990-2005"

Li Yu, Terrance M. Hurley, James B. Kliebenstein and Peter F. Orazem

Selected Paper presented at American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) 2007 Annual Meeting, Portland, OR,  July 29-August 1, 2007

Firm Size, Technical Change and Wages: Evidence from the Pork Sector from 1990-2005
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"Small Cysteine-Rich Peptides Resembling Antimicrobial Peptides Have Been Under-Predicted in Plants"

Kevin A.T. Silverstein, William A. Moskal Jr., Hank C. Wu, Beverly A. Underwood, Michelle A. Graham, Christopher D. Town and Kathryn A. VandenBosch

The Plant Journal 51 (2) (July 2007):262-280

Small Cysteine-Rich Peptides Resembling Antimicrobial Peptides Have Been Under-Predicted in Plants
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"Agricultural Research Policy and the 2007 Farm Bill: Some California Perspectives"

Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

AIC Farm Bill Brief 4, Davis, CA: University of California, Agricultural Issues Center, July 2007

Agricultural Research Policy and the 2007 Farm Bill: Some California Perspectives
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The Current and Potential Distribution of Scotch Broom (Cytisus scoparius (L.) Link) in New Zealand

Karina Potter, Darren Kriticos and Samantha Alcaraz

Client Report, Canberra, Australia: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), SCION, June 29, 2007

The Current and Potential Distribution of Scotch Broom (Cytisus scoparius (L.) Link) in New Zealand
Agricultural Biotechnology and Intellectual Property: Seeds of Change

“Agricultural Innovation after the Diffusion of Intellectual Property Protection”

Brian D. Wright

Chapter 1 in Agricultural Biotechnology and Intellectual Property: Seeds of Change, ed. J. Kesan, (Wallingford, United Kingdom: CABI Press, 2007) pp. 1-18

Abstract
Agricultural Biotechnology and Intellectual Property: Seeds of Change (Table of Contents)
Agricultural Biotechnology and Intellectual Property: Seeds of Change

“The Political Economy of Intellectual Property: Re-Examining European Policy on Plant Biotechnology”

Gregory Graff and David Zilberman

Chapter 17 in Agricultural Biotechnology and Intellectual Property: Seeds of Change, ed. J. Kesan, (Wallingford, United Kingdom: CABI Press, 2007), pp.244-267

Abstract
Agricultural Biotechnology and Intellectual Property: Seeds of Change (Table of Contents)
Long Gone Lake Wobegon?

Long Gone Lake Wobegon?: The State of Investments in University of Minnesota Research

Philip G. Pardey, Steven Dehmer and Jason Beddow

InSTePP Report, St. Paul, MN: International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), May 2007

Long Gone Lake Wobegon?: The State of Investments in University of Minnesota Research
Cover Intellectual Property Management in Health and Ag Innovation

"Introduction to IP Issues in the University Setting: A Primer for Scientists"

Martha Mutschler and Gregory D. Graff

Chapter 8.1 in Intellectual Property Management in Health and Agricultural Innovation: A Handbook of Best Practices, eds. Anatole Krattiger, Richard Mahoney, Lita Nelsen, Jennifer Thompson, Alan Bennett, Kanikaram Satyanarayana, Gregory Graff, Carlos Fernandez and Stanley Kowalski, (Oxford, United Kingdom and Davis, CA: Oxford Centre for Innovation, Centre for the Management of Intellectual Property in Health Research and Development (MIHR) and University of California, Public Intellectual Property Resource for Agriculture (PIPRA), May 2007)

Introduction to IP Issues in the University Setting: A Primer for Scientists
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Public Funding for Research into Specialty Crops

“Public Funding for Research into Specialty Crops”

Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

Staff Paper P07-09 / InSTePP Paper 07-03, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), May 2007

"Public Funding for Research into Specialty Crops"
Cover Intellectual Property Management in Health and Ag Innovation

"Echoes of Bayh-Dole? A Survey of IP and Technology Transfer Policies in Emerging and Developing Economies"

Gregory D. Graff

Chapter 3.3 in Intellectual Property Management in Health and Agricultural Innovation: A Handbook of Best Practices, eds. Anatole Krattiger, Richard Mahoney, Lita Nelsen, Jennifer Thompson, Alan Bennett, Kanikaram Satyanarayana, Gregory Graff, Carlos Fernandez and Stanley Kowalski, (Oxford, United Kingdom and Davis, CA: Oxford Centre for Innovation, Centre for the Management of Intellectual Property in Health Research and Development (MIHR) and University of California, Public Intellectual Property Resource for Agriculture (PIPRA), May 2007)

Echoes of Bayh-Dole? A Survey of IP and Technology Transfer Policies in Emerging and Developing Economies
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"A Study on Impact of Yen Carry Trade on Economic and Financial Market"

S. Lee and KyuSeon Lee

Korea Development Bank Financial Market Review (Policy Report), May 2007

Cover Nature Biotechnology May 2007

"Compliance Costs for Regulatory Approval of New Biotech Crops" (Correspendence)

Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes, Julian M. Alston and Kent J. Bradford

Nature Biotechnology 25 (5) (May 2007): 509-511

Abstract
Intellectual Property Management in Health and Agricultural Innovation

Intellectual Property Management in Health and Agricultural Innovation: A Handbook of Best Practices

Anatole Krattiger, Richard Mahoney, Lita Nelsen, Jennifer Thompson, Alan Bennett, Kanikaram Satyanarayana, Gregory Graff, Carlos Fernandez and Stanley Kowalski (eds.)

Vol. 1 & 2, Oxford, United Kingdom and Davis, CA: Oxford Centre for Innovation, Centre for the Management of Intellectual Property in Health Research and Development (MIHR) and University of California, Public Intellectual Property Resource for Agriculture (PIPRA), May 2007

Intellectual Property Management in Health and Agricultural Innovation: A Handbook of Best Practices
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Cover Client Report 12244

Risks of Establishment of Fruit Flies in New Zealand under Climate Change

Darren J. Kriticos

Client Report 12244,  Rotorua, New Zealand: Ensis, May 2007

Risks of Establishment of Fruit Flies in New Zealand under Climate Change
Cover Enabling Stem Cell Research and Development

"Enabling Stem Cell Research and Development"

Krishanu Saha, Gregory Graff and David Winickoff

JSP/Center for the Study of Law and Society Faculty Working Paper 48, Berekely, CA: University of California Center for the Study of Law and Society (CSLS),  Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program (JSP), April 27, 2007

Enabling Stem Cell Research and Development
Capital Use Intensity and Productivity Biases

"Capital Use Intensity and Productivity Biases"

Matthew A. Andersen, Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

Staff Paper P07-06 / InSTePP Paper 07-02, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), April 2007

"Capital Use Intensity and Productivity Biases"
Nature Biotechnology

“The Global Stem Cell Patent Landscape: Implications for Efficient Technology Transfer and Commercial Development”

Karl Bergman and Gregory Graff

Nature Biotechnology 25 (4) (April 2007): 419-425

Abstract

"Climate Change Impacts on Weeds in Southern Australia"

Darren J. Kriticos

In Proceedings Third Victorian Weed Confernece, Earth Wind Fire Water and Weeds, Bendigo, Victoria, October 3-4, 2007, Weed Society of Victoria, 2007, pp. 1-5

New Approaches to the Economics of Plant Health

“Hurricanes and Invasive Species: The Economics and Spatial Dynamics of Eradication Policies”

Albert K.A. Acquaye, Julian M. Alston, Hyunok Lee and Daniel A. Sumner

Chapter 7 in New Approaches to the Economics of Plant Health, ed. Alfons G.J.M. Oude Lansink, (Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer, Wageningen UR Frontis Series, vol. 10, 2007), pp. 101-116

Hurricanes and Invasive Species: The Economics and Spatial Dynamics of Eradication Policies
New Approaches to the Economics of Plant Health (Abstract)

"Western Gall Rust - A Threat to Pinus radiata in New Zealand"

Tod D. Ramsfield, Darren J. Kriticos, Detlev R. Vogler and Brian W. Geils

New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science 37 (2) (2007): 143-152

Western Gall Rust - A Threat to Pinus radiata in New Zealand
The Dragon and the Elephant

"Reforming the Agricultural Research and Intellectual Property Rights Systems of China"

Bonwoo Koo, Philip G. Pardey and Keming Qian

Chapter 7 in The Dragon and the Elephant: Agricultural and Rural Reforms in China and India, eds. Ashok Gulati and Shenggen Fan, (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press for International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2007), pp. 141-159

The Dragon and the Elephant: Agricultural and Rural Reforms in China and India
Perspectives on 21st Century Agriculture

"U.S. Agricultural Research and Technology Policy for the 21st Century"

Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

In Perspectives on 21st Century Agriculture: A Tribute to Walter J. Armbruster, eds. R.D. Knutson, S.D. Knutson and D.P. Ernstes, (Oak Brook, IL: Farm Foundation, 2007), pp. 62-70

Perspectives on 21st Century Agriculture

"An Analysis on U.S Savings and Loan Crisis and LTCM"

KyuSeon Lee

Korea Development Bank Journal (Economic Issue Report) 623 (2007)

Krattinger-Intellectual Property Management in Health & Ag_0

"Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer by the University of California Agricultural Experiment Station"

Gregory D. Graff and Alan B. Bennett

Chapter 17.15 in Intellectual Property Management in Health and Agricultural Innovation: A Handbook of Best Practices, Volume 1 and 2, eds. Anatole Krattiger, Richard Mahoney, Lita Nelsen, Jennifer Thompson, Alan Bennett, Kanikaram Satyanarayana, Gregory Graff, Carlos Fernandez and Stanley Kowalski, (Oxford, United Kingdom and Davis, CA: Oxford Centre for Innovation, Centre for the Management of Intellectual Property in Health Research and Development (MIHR) and University of California, Public Intellectual Property Resource for Agriculture (PIPRA), May 2007), pp. 1739-1746

Abstract
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Terrestrial Ecosystems in a Changing World

"Pests Under Global Change - Meeting Your Future Landlords?"

Robert W. Sutherst, Richard H. A. Baker, Stella M. Coakley, Richard Harrington, Darren J. Kriticos and Harald Scherm

Chapter 17 in Terrestrial Ecosystems in a Changing World, eds. J.G. Canadell, D.E. Pataki and L.F. Pitelka.   (Berlin, Germany and New York, NY: Springer, 2007), pp 211-226

Preview
Terrestrial Ecosystems in a Changing World (Table of Contents)
Cover SBSR 13

"Segmentação de Imagens Orbitais Pela Geração de Bacias Usando Operador de Textura Fractal Pelo Método Box-Couting"

Marcos Cicarini Hott, Mateus Batistella and Vicente Paulo Soares

Paper in XIII Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto, Brazilian Remote Sensing Symposium,  (SBSR), 21 a 26 de Abril de 2007, Florianópolis, SC, Anais, Proceedings (São José dos Campos, Brazil: INPE, 2007), pp. 5827-5829

Segmentação de Imagens Orbitais Pela Geração de Bacias Usando Operador de Textura Fractal Pelo Método Box-Couting
XIII Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto, Brazilian Remote Sensing Symposium, (SBSR), 21 a 26 de Abril de 2007, Florian
DYMEX Model Builder Version 3: User's Guide

DYMEX Model Builder Version 3: User's Guide

Gunter F. Maywald, Darren J. Kriticos, Robert W. Sutherst and W. Bottomley

Melbourne, VIC: Hearne Scientific Sofware Pty Ltd, 2007

DYMEX Model Builder Version 3: User's Guide
Cover International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics

"The Economics of Pesticides and Pest Control"

Steven E. Sexton, Zhen Lei and David Zilberman

International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics 1 (3) (2007): 271-326

Abstract
What Makes an Economy Productive and Progressive?

"What Makes an Economy Productive and Progressive? What Are the Needed Institutions?"

Richard R. Nelson

Staff Paper P07-01 / InSTePP Paper 07-01, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), January 2007

"What Makes an Economy Productive and Progressive? What Are the Needed Institutions?"
New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research

"Pastoral Weeds in New Zealand: Status and Potential Solutions"

Graeme W. Bourdôt, Simon V. Fowler, Grant R. Edwards, Darren J. Kriticos, John Michael Kean, Anis Rahman and Anthony J. Parsons

New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research 50 (2) (2007): 139-161

Pastoral Weeds in New Zealand: Status and Potential Solutions
New Zealand Plant Protection

"Effect of Climate Change on Oriental Fruit Fly in New Zealand and the Pacific"

Darren J. Kriticos, Andrea E.A. Stephens and A. Leriche

New Zealand Plant Protection 60 (2007): 271-278

"Effect of Climate Change on Oriental Fruit Fly in New Zealand and the Pacific"
Cover International Journal of Remote Sensing

"Land‐Cover Classification in the Brazilian Amazon with the Integration of Landsat ETM+ and Radarsat Data"

D. Lu, Mateus Batistella and E. Moran

International Journal of Remote Sensing 28 (24) (2007): 5447-5459

Abstract
Cover Internatoinal Journal of Agricultural Resources Governance and Ecology 2007

"Induced Technical and Institutional Change in Tropical Agriculture"

Vernon W. Ruttan

International Journal of Agricultural Resources, Governance and Ecology 6 (2) (2007): 222-239

Abstract
Cover Dragons with Clay Feet

"Regional Inequality in China: Scope, Sources, and Strategies to Reduce It"

Shenggen Fan and Connie Chan-Kang

Chapter 2 in Dragons with Clay Feet? Transition, Sustainable Land Use, and Rural Environment in China and Vietnam, eds. Max Spoor, Nico Heerink and Futian Qu, (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2007), pp. 49-69

Dragons with Clay Feet (Preview)
Changing Lives: BioVision Alexandria 2006

"Agricultural R&D Spending at a Crossroads"

Philip G. Pardey, Julian M. Alston and Nienke M. Beintema

In Changing Lives: BioVision Alexandria 2006, eds. Ismail Serageldin and Ehsan Masood, (Alexandria, Egypt: Bibliotheca Alexandrina, 2007), pp. 343-355

Changing Lives: BioVision Alexandria 2006

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