This report provides a brief review of recent trends and key policies in strengthening national agricultural research systems. Chapters provide a brief overview of the recent evolution of national research systems and a synthesis of policy issues and good practices for developing these systems including the involvement of universities and the private sector. They also focus on key policy and institutional reforms for strengthening public research institutions including funding, research management, and client orientation. Finally they discuss implications for the World Bank in its ongoing efforts to strengthen national research systems.In 1990, however, Skoda reached an agreement with Volkswagen, the German automaker, under which Volkswagen gradually assumed ownership of Skoda. Volkswagena#39;s bid price and tenayear investment plan for Skoda totaled $6.5 billion.
|Title||:||The Case-by-case Approach to Privatization|
|Author||:||Dick Welch, Olivier Frémond|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 1998-01-01|