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Carbon standards in Latin America

Carbon standards were introduced by buyers to reduce the carbon footprint of consumer products, particularly in the agri-food chain. This week the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean organized a workshop on the issue. I presented ITC’s work … Continue reading

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Can niche markets be scaled up?

I just read a summary of a PhD thesis by Linda Kleemann studying development economics at Kiel Institute for the World Economy. Linda looked at panel data on farmers adopting organic pineapple production and certification in Ghana. After three years … Continue reading

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