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MONTICO, S et al. Biofuels: links between land management policies and environmental and social impacts. Cienc. docencia tecnol. [online]. 2012, n.44, pp. 197-218. ISSN 1851-1716.

The relationship between the need of supply of biofuels in developed countries, and the capacity of countries in developing to produce transformable biomass sets new trading and determinants conditions. The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between the production of biofuels, social and environmental impacts, and land management policies. Developed countries establish trade links with the producers of biomass. This relationship creates negative impacts on the quality and quantity of its natural resources to their lack of policies of state intervention. It is the State that must define policies to order the chain of biofuels and protect potential affected of it.

Keywords : Development sociology; Economy; Biofuelss.

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