Food Prices and the Welfare of Poor Consumers
Increases in food prices will increase the number of the world's poor and will have the greatest impact on the very poorest. But the most visible impact will not be to nutrition.
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Ligon, Ethan. 2008. "Food Prices and the Welfare of Poor Consumers." ARE Update 12(2): 15-17. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.