Discussion paper about suicides of Indian farmers. A case study on the potential link between technological choices and farmer suicides in India.
Although officially recognized for having increased production and farmers’ income, Bt cotton,
genetically-modified, insect-resistant cotton, remains highly controversial in India.
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|Author:||IFPRI Guillaume P. Gruère, Purvi Mehta-Bhatt, Debdatta Sengupta|
|Category:||Environmental & social aspects|
|Submitted by:||Andrea Bischof|
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"Forstering the Uptake of Organic Cotton in the Market" held in October 2016 (summary in the library)