Inequality and GM Crops : A Case-Study of Bt Cotton in India

@inproceedings{Morse2004InequalityAG,
  title={Inequality and GM Crops : A Case-Study of Bt Cotton in India},
  author={S. Morse and Richard E Bennett and Yousouf Ismael},
  year={2004}
}
Introduction Farmers are not all the same. Some are more willing to take risks and adopt new technology than others, while some are simply better farmers than others. This has been the case since the birth of agriculture, but debates surrounding ‘inequality’ have, if anything, become more intense in the past 10 years with the increasing popularity of genetically modified (GM) crops. Proponents argue that GM crops represent a major breakthrough in the fight against famine and poverty (Delmer… CONTINUE READING
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