• Private Sector Innovation in Biofuels in the United States: Induced by Prices or Policies? 

    Karmarkar-Deshmukh, Rupa; Pray, Carl E. (Carl Esek) (AgBioForum, 2009)
    It has been shown in recent years that high energy prices induce investments in energy research. $100/barrel oil, strategic concerns, concerns about global warming, and pork-barrel politics have also rekindled the enthusiasm ...
  • The Role of Biotechnology in a Sustainable Biofuel Future 

    Sexton, Steven; Zilberman, David, 1947-; Rajagopal, Deepak; Hochman, Gal (AgBioForum, 2009)
    Biofuel production has increased dramatically since 2000, impacting markets for food and fuel. This article uses a partial equilibrium model to simulate biofuel impacts. We find that US biofuel production imposes costs on ...