Development Perspectives on Biotechnology, Trade and Sustainability
Few scientific developments have given rise to as much controversy as biotechnology. Numerous groups are united in their opposition, expressing concern over environmental and health risks, impacts on rural livelihoods, the economic dominance of multinational companies and the ethical implications...
Published September 1st 2005 by Routledge
Development Perspectives on TRIPS, Trade and Sustainability
An unprecedented surge in the scope and level of intellectual property rights (IPR) protection has been engulfing the world. This globalizing trend has shifted the balance of interests between private innovators and society at large and tensions have flared around key public policy concerns. As...
Published October 1st 2003 by Routledge