The Coming Crisis of Future Food Prices: “No End In Sight”
By Liam Hysjulien
In a new series, As It Ought To Be will be providing semimonthly updates on different topics ranging from literature to food policies. A recent study by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) has shed new light on the myriad of factors which led to the 2007/2008 food price shocks–factors that may be causing another food crisis. Albeit a 142 page behemoth, “Reflections on the Global Food Crisis” is the most comprehensive and data-driven critique of our macroeconomic global food system. Below, I’ve included links charting the perilous path of 2010 food prices.
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