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Unlocking export prosperity: An introduction to the research programme
(Lincoln University. AERU, 2017-10)
On 12 September 2017, the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment announced that 27 proposals to the Endeavour Fund for science research programmes had been selected for funding over the next five years. One of the ...
The wheel of water: The contribution of the agricultural sector in Selwyn and Waimakariri districts to the economy of Christchurch
(Lincoln University, 2015-07)
The impacts of expenditure flows from rural districts on the economy of Christchurch have been calculated as part of a broader research project, “The Wheel of Water”, led by Aqualinc Research Ltd. and funded by the Ministry ...
International trade implications for consumer attitudes to New Zealand food attributes
(Lincoln University. AERU, 2016-09)
Price premiums for New Zealand’s exported agricultural products can be achieved through the inclusion of credence attributes. This paper aims to test the value of price premiums in international markets for agri-food ...
The economic value of potential irrigation in Canterbury
(Lincoln University. AERU, 2012-09)
The purpose of this report is to provide CDC with the ability to estimate the total benefits for Canterbury and New Zealand from irrigation scenarios under the implementation of the Canterbury Water Strategy. This report ...
Assessing the effects of the adoption of a low carbon diet in the EU & US on trade and the environment
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2011-11)
The livestock sector generates 18% of total GHG emissions. There is a demand for reduction in meat and dairy consumption- a low carbon diet.
Modeling dynamic processes in smallholder dairy value chains in Nicaragua: a system dynamics approach
(CentMa Press, 2016)
In Nicaragua, the production of dairy and beef is the most important source of household income for many smallholder producers. However, erratic volumes and quality of milk limit the participation of small- and medium-scale ...
Market-oriented skills development in SMEs: the skills ecosystem in Canterbury, New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2013-05)
New Zealand public policy aims to increase skill levels in the labour force, taking into account that businesses are predominantly small and medium-sized enterprises, or SMEs; two-thirds of New Zealand enterprises have ...
Reducing the inequality of market incomes
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2013-07-18)
Outline of the Presentation 1. Market income inequality and labour market skills. 2. A skills mismatch in New Zealand. 3. An integrated model of skills formation. 4. Two hypotheses of problems in skills formation in New ...
Education employment linkages: perspectives from employer-led channels
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2010-07-01)
This report presents results from a series of key informant interviews carried out in 2009 about employer-led channels for helping young New Zealanders make effective educationemployment linkages during their transition ...
The socio-technical networks of technology users' innovation in New Zealand: a fuzzy-set qualitative comparative analysis
(Lincoln University. Agricultural Economics Research Unit, 2010-10)
Technological innovation by the actual users of technologies is receiving more attention, and deservedly so, as these users combine their passions and expertise into improving the technologies which they employ in their ...