chapter  12
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Policy Making for the Biobased Economy

ByM. Londo, M. J. G. Meeusen

Policy making for a biobased economy includes a manifold of sectors and policy domains. The specific chains and technologies to be supported depend on which underlying objectives policy makers set priority to. Furthermore, successful policies appear to make use of the strengths of domestic-existing infrastructure, in terms of feedstock, technology, important players, market and public opinion. Finally, the specific instrumentation also depends on the development stage of the chains to be supported.