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The Resource Global food-price shocks and poor people : themes and case studies, edited by Marc J. Cohen and Melinda Smale

Global food-price shocks and poor people : themes and case studies, edited by Marc J. Cohen and Melinda Smale

Label
Global food-price shocks and poor people : themes and case studies
Title
Global food-price shocks and poor people
Title remainder
themes and case studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marc J. Cohen and Melinda Smale
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, Marc J
  • Smale, Melinda
Series statement
Development in practice books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food prices
  • Poor
  • Poverty
Label
Global food-price shocks and poor people : themes and case studies, edited by Marc J. Cohen and Melinda Smale
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book is a preproduction of Development in practice, volume 21, issues 4-5"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The links between food security and seed security: facts and fiction that guide response
  • Shawn McGuire and Louise Sperling
  • Genetically modified crops and the 'food crisis': discourse and material impacts
  • Glenn Davis Stone and Dominic Glover
  • The long-term implications of the 2007-08 commodity-price boom
  • John Baffes
  • Which instruments best tackle food price instability in developing countries?
  • Franck Galtier
  • Bearing risk is hard to do: crop price risk transfer for poor farmers and low-income countries
  • Leander Schneider
  • Global food-price shocks and poor people - an overview
  • The Mexican tortilla crisis of 2007: the impacts of grain-price increases on food-production chains
  • Alder Keleman and Hugo García Rañó
  • Food crisis, small-scale farmers, and markets in the Adnes
  • Carlos A. Perez, Claire Nicklin, and Sarela Paz
  • The effects of chaning food prices on welfare and poverty in Guatemala
  • Miguel Robles and Meagan Keefe
  • Location, vocation, and price shocks: cotton, rice and sorghum-millet farmers in Mali
  • Melinda Smale, Lamissa Diakité and Naman Keita
  • Lessons from the 2008 global food crisis: agro-food dynamics in Mali
  • William G. Moseley
  • Marc J. Cohen and Melinda Smale
  • Characteristics and strategies favouring sustained food access during Guinea's food-price crisis
  • Loek E.A. Peeters and Daniel G. Maxwell
  • Can inflation be a good thing for the poor? Evidence from Ethiopia
  • Elisa Ticci
  • Agro-food market policy and food security in South Africa
  • Peter T. Jacobs
  • High global food prices - crisis or opportunity for smallholder farmers in Tanzania?
  • Joseph P. Hella, Ruth Haug, and Illuminatous M. Kamile
  • The functioning of the Egyptian food-subsidy system during food-price shocks
  • Rachel Trego
  • Subsistence farming as a safety net for food-price shocks
  • The impact of high food prices on poverty in China
  • Kaiyu Lu and Bingxin Yu
  • Combating the menace of food insecurity: the experience of West Bengal
  • Dilip Kumar Ghosh
  • Revisiting the impact of economic crisis on Indonesian agro-food production
  • Mary M. Young
  • The impact of high food prices on food security in Cambodia
  • Chan Sophal
  • Food-price hikes and the situation of farm workers in the Philippines
  • Edgardo L. Santoalla
  • Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
  • International food prices, agricultural transformation, and food security in Central Asia
  • Kamiljon T. Akramov
  • Two agricultural shocks in the former USSR, 60 years apart
  • Thomas Lines
  • Thinking and acting outside the charitable food box: hunger and the right to food in rich societies
  • Graham Riches
  • Understanding and responding to the links between conflict and hunger
  • Ellen Messer and Marc J. Cohen
  • Gender and the global food-price crisis
  • Agnes Quisumbing ... [et al.]
Control code
ocn778846855
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 328 p.
Isbn
9780415682985
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)778846855
Label
Global food-price shocks and poor people : themes and case studies, edited by Marc J. Cohen and Melinda Smale
Publication
Note
"This book is a preproduction of Development in practice, volume 21, issues 4-5"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The links between food security and seed security: facts and fiction that guide response
  • Shawn McGuire and Louise Sperling
  • Genetically modified crops and the 'food crisis': discourse and material impacts
  • Glenn Davis Stone and Dominic Glover
  • The long-term implications of the 2007-08 commodity-price boom
  • John Baffes
  • Which instruments best tackle food price instability in developing countries?
  • Franck Galtier
  • Bearing risk is hard to do: crop price risk transfer for poor farmers and low-income countries
  • Leander Schneider
  • Global food-price shocks and poor people - an overview
  • The Mexican tortilla crisis of 2007: the impacts of grain-price increases on food-production chains
  • Alder Keleman and Hugo García Rañó
  • Food crisis, small-scale farmers, and markets in the Adnes
  • Carlos A. Perez, Claire Nicklin, and Sarela Paz
  • The effects of chaning food prices on welfare and poverty in Guatemala
  • Miguel Robles and Meagan Keefe
  • Location, vocation, and price shocks: cotton, rice and sorghum-millet farmers in Mali
  • Melinda Smale, Lamissa Diakité and Naman Keita
  • Lessons from the 2008 global food crisis: agro-food dynamics in Mali
  • William G. Moseley
  • Marc J. Cohen and Melinda Smale
  • Characteristics and strategies favouring sustained food access during Guinea's food-price crisis
  • Loek E.A. Peeters and Daniel G. Maxwell
  • Can inflation be a good thing for the poor? Evidence from Ethiopia
  • Elisa Ticci
  • Agro-food market policy and food security in South Africa
  • Peter T. Jacobs
  • High global food prices - crisis or opportunity for smallholder farmers in Tanzania?
  • Joseph P. Hella, Ruth Haug, and Illuminatous M. Kamile
  • The functioning of the Egyptian food-subsidy system during food-price shocks
  • Rachel Trego
  • Subsistence farming as a safety net for food-price shocks
  • The impact of high food prices on poverty in China
  • Kaiyu Lu and Bingxin Yu
  • Combating the menace of food insecurity: the experience of West Bengal
  • Dilip Kumar Ghosh
  • Revisiting the impact of economic crisis on Indonesian agro-food production
  • Mary M. Young
  • The impact of high food prices on food security in Cambodia
  • Chan Sophal
  • Food-price hikes and the situation of farm workers in the Philippines
  • Edgardo L. Santoalla
  • Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet
  • International food prices, agricultural transformation, and food security in Central Asia
  • Kamiljon T. Akramov
  • Two agricultural shocks in the former USSR, 60 years apart
  • Thomas Lines
  • Thinking and acting outside the charitable food box: hunger and the right to food in rich societies
  • Graham Riches
  • Understanding and responding to the links between conflict and hunger
  • Ellen Messer and Marc J. Cohen
  • Gender and the global food-price crisis
  • Agnes Quisumbing ... [et al.]
Control code
ocn778846855
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 328 p.
Isbn
9780415682985
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)778846855

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