MANAGING THE RISK OF EUROPEAN CORN BORER RESISTANCE TO TRANSGENIC CORN: AN ASSESSMENT OF CONTROVERSIAL REFUGE RECOMMENDATIONS Report as inadecuate




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A bioeconomic model is developed to evaluate the tradeoff between the risk of resistance and increased productivity when refuge is planted in conjunction with transgenic pesticidal corn. The model is used to evaluate controversial refuge recommendations when producers are allowed to treat refuge in years of high pest pressure.

Subject(s): Productivity Analysis

Research and Development/Tech Change/Emerging Technologies

Risk and Uncertainty

Issue Date: 1999

Publication Type: Conference Paper/ Presentation

PURL Identifier: http://purl.umn.edu/21606

Total Pages: 17

Series Statement: Selected Paper

Record appears in: American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) > 1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN





Author: Hurley, Terrance M. ; Secchi, Silvia ; Hellmich, Richard L.

Source: http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/21606?ln=en







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