Non-AFRE Co-Principle Investigators: Michael Abkin, (System Science and Agricultural Economics - MSU)
Project Name: Korean Agricultural Simulation Advisory Services
Donor: Agency for International Development
Contract No: AID/TA-C-1322
Account No: Not available
Duration: June 1976 - December 1977
Key MSU Faculty: Michael Abkin (Systems Science and Agricultural Economics, MSU)
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Project Goals: To advise and assist Korean staff in the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries and the National Agricultural Economics Research Institute on computer model operation, up-dating of data, testing various policy alternatives, and evaluating results and use of the model tested and adapted under contract AID/csd-2975.
Cooperating Institutions: Korean Ministries of Agriculture and Fisheries, Science and Technology, and the Bureau of Statistics
Project Summary: The services provided by M. Abkin under the terms of this contract constitute the final inputs of MSU during a transition period as the Koreans assumed control and responsibility for these activities. A final report by M. Abkin provides an overview of the project and information on his activities in Korea.