An Economic Analysis Of A Food Security Commodity Reserve: Commodity Vs. Cash
AbstractThe cost of operating the Food Security Commodity Reserve as a commodity reserve was compared with the cost of a cash reserve to purchase food aid supplies only in the period of need. Preliminary simulation results reveal the cash reserve to be less costly in almost all cases.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) in its series 1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN with number 21622.
Date of creation: 1999
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Food aid; agricultural policy; stocks; Agricultural and Food Policy; Food Security and Poverty;
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