FOOD Insecurity and Stochastic Aspects of Poverty
AbstractMost works on food security have a macroeconomic orientation, whereas most discussions of famine are rather microeconomic. The intention here is to seek a more unified approach to the economic issues in food insecurity among low-income rural households.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 13323.
Date of creation: 1996
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Publication status: Published in Asian Journal of Agricultural Economics 1.2(1996): pp. 53-66
Food insecurity; poverty;
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- D13 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Household Production and Intrahouse Allocation
- Q18 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture - - - Agricultural Policy; Food Policy
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