David SpielmanInternational Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Environment and Production Technology Division
David is a senior research fellow in IFPRI’s Environment and Production Technology (EPT) division. He joined IFPRI in 2004 and is currently based in Washington, DC, where he leads the institute’s program on science, technology, and innovation policy. David’s research agenda covers a range of topics including agricultural R&D systems; plant genetic resource policy and seed markets; agricultural extension and advisory services; and community-driven rural development. Prior to this, David was based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia with IFPRI’s Knowledge, Capacity, and Innovation (KCI) division and it’s International Service for National Agricultural Research (ISNAR) division. Earlier in his career, David worked on agriculture and rural development issues for the World Bank (Washington, D.C.), the Aga Khan Development Network (Pakistan), and several other organizations. David received a Ph.D. in Economics from American University in 2003, an M.Sc. in Development Studies from the London School of Economics in 1993, and a B.A. in International Relations from Tufts University in 1992.
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Evolution, innovation, and institutions: Did intellectual property disputes cause Pakistan’s cotton losses in 2015?
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