Publishing Details

Publication Type: 
Book Chapter
Authored by:
Alston, Julian M.; Pardey, Philip G.
Edited by: 
Langford, John, ed.; Briscoe, John, ed.
Publisher: 
Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA)
Publication Year: 
2011
Book Title: 
The Australian Water Project, Volume 1, Crisis and Opportunity: Lessons of Australian Water Reform, Draft Discussion Paper
Page Range: 
150-159
Publication Place: 
Melbourne, Australia

Abstract

In this chapter, we review the worldwide patterns of agricultural productivity growth and developments in agricultural R&D investments and institutions, with particular attention to Australia in that context, and draw inferences for policy.

Citation

Alston, Julian M.; Pardey, Philip G. (2011) "Emerging Food Security Challenges," The Australian Water Project, Volume 1, Crisis and Opportunity: Lessons of Australian Water Reform, Draft Discussion Paper, Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA).

Additional Attributes

Primary Contact: Julian Alston
Keywords: Agricultural Productivity, Agricultural Research, Crop Yields, Food Security