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Research rationale for the economic objective, ARGOS
(Agriculture Research Group on Sustainability, 2005-02)
The primary interest of an economist is the allocation of scarce resources to satisfy infinite“wants”, and several theories on how this can be done has been developed. The mostprominent and well known of these theories are ...
Forecast of skills demand in the high tech sector in Canterbury
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2005-03)
This report presents the results of a survey carried out by the AERU research unit to map skills demand in the Canterbury ICT sector. This completes the first stream of the Electrotechnology Industry Training Organisation ...
The economic contribution of four biotechnologies to New Zealand's primary sector
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2005-11)
Although the economic benefits to the primary sector of biotechnology are recognised, they have not to date been measured. This report begins to fill this gap in our understanding by estimating the economic contribution ...
Food markets: trade risks and trends
(Agriculture Research Group on Sustainability, 2005-05)
The aim of this report is to address the effects on past and future primary sector returns due to trade policy, changing consumer behaviour, market access and commodity prices. The importance of providing products that ...
An analysis of agricultural trade policy reforms and their impact on the EU, China and New Zealand
(New Zealand Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, 2005-08)
As a consequence of global changes to trade policy, there are likely to be significant impacts on international agricultural trade. Clearly producers in the European Union (EU) will experience considerable changes to the ...