The emergence of biotechnology-related industries in Mexico


  • José Carlos Rodríguez Chávez Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales
  • Mario Gómez Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales


Palabras clave:

biotecnología, innovación y México


Este trabajo analiza el surgimiento de las industrias relacionadas a la biotecnologíaen México. Se asume que hay tres rasgos importantes para estudiar estos procesos:(1) la biotecnología no puede ser entendida como un solo sector o industria; (2) lasnuevas empresas biotecnológicas han surgido de la revolución biotecnológica; (3) una parte importante de la investigación biotecnológica se lleva a cabo enlaboratorios públicos y universidades. El trabajo concluye discutiendo la importanciadel financiamiento público para desarrollar un sector competitivo de empresasligadas a la biotecnología.

Biografía del autor/a

José Carlos Rodríguez Chávez, Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales

Profesor Investigador del Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales

Mario Gómez, Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales

Profesor Investigador del Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales de la UniversidadMichoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo.


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