—Agricultural research and extension programs
have been built in most of the world’s economies because
agricultural science and technology innovation is the source to
push agricultural development. Since 2004 China has increased
gradually agricultural research investment, which promoted
agriculture to develop rapidly. However, China’s agricultural
research investment has been lagging behind that of developed
countries in proportion of investment or benefit of agricultural
programs. In this paper, the factors affecting the Benefit of
Agricultural research programs are been studied by Principal
component analysis. It showed that research management and
production factors are majors factors that impacting benefit of
agricultural programs. So, the government should build
scientific management system of agricultural programs and
improve subsidiarity production factors to ensure the benefits
of agricultural research projects could be effectively.
—Agricultural research programs, benefit,
factors, principal component analysis.
Chunmei Wang is with the College of Economics and Management,
China Agricultural University, Beijing, P.R. China and College of
accounting, Inner Mongolia University of Finance and Economics, Hohhot,
P. R. China (e-mail: email@example.com).
Cite:Chunmei Wang, "Studying on the Factors Affecting the Benefit of
Agricultural Research Programs," Journal of Economics, Business and Management vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 38-42, 2014.