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Watershed-based natural resource management in small-scale agriculture: Sloped areas of the Andean Region
This presentation reports on the work of the SANREM CRSP long term research activity 3 (LTRA-3), "Watershed-based natural resource management (NRM) for small-scale agriculture."
Determinants of variety choice among potato growers in the Bolivian highlands
The objectives of the study discussed in this presentation are:
The evaluation of the full-factorial attraction model performance in brand market share estimation
(Academic Journals, 2008-07-31)
Having reliable models to predict the influence of marketing instruments on market performance is critical for efficient allocation of marketing resources. An Attraction Model is often used to predict market share, although ...
Linking Knowledge and Action in SANREM
This presentation discusses cross cutting research, consisting of case studies of how new knowledge leads to action for change. It includes case studies of four Long Term Research Award projects: spanning devolution of ...
Manejo integrado de los recursos naturales para agricultural de pequena escala en la subcuenca del Rio Chimbo-Ecuador: Aprendizajes y ensenanzas
(Quito, Ecuador: Instituto Nacional Autónomo de Investigaciones Agropecuarias (INIAP), 2008)
Book describes SANREM experience in Chimbo, Ecuador.
Risk management in the development of new products in the pharmaceutical industry
(Academic Journals, 2008-10-31)
One of the greatest challenges facing the pharmaceutical industry is the process of selecting which new products to develop. In this study, the product development and investment decision problem was examined. A hypothetical ...
Manejo integrado de los recursos naturales para agricultura de pequena escala en la subcuenca del rio Chimbo-Ecuador: Aprendizajes y ensenanzas
(Blacksburg, VA: SANREM CRSP, Office of International Research, Education, and Development, Virginia Tech, 2008)
Este reporte discubri condiciones agro-ecologias y sociales en la subcuenca de la rio Chimbo. Incluyendo un decripcion de la subcuenca, medios de la vida, acceso al activo tierra y agua, problemas ambientales, relaciones ...
Adaptive watershed management in Tiraque, Bolivia
Poster outlining the project's objectives at the Bolivia site. The overall objectives are: to enhance and support the local capacity to raise policies and interventions to increase incomes, improve social conditions and ...
Livelihood strategies of farmers in Bolivar, Ecuador: Assets, livelihood choice and well-being in rural households
The objective of this study is to identify successful livelihood strategies and analyze factors affecting adoption of such strategies:
Adaptive watershed management in the South American Highlands: Learning and teaching on the fly
The purpose of this poster is to describe an adaptive watershed management process in Chimbo, Ecuador. We show the conceptual framework and our empirical strategy. We present results showing that ethnic and agro-ecologic ...