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FOOD Insecurity and Stochastic Aspects of Poverty

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  • Anderson, Jock
  • Roumasset, James

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Most 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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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 13323.

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Date of creation: 1996
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Publication status: Published in Asian Journal of Agricultural Economics 1.2(1996): pp. 53-66
Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:13323

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  1. Timmer, C. Peter, 2000. "The macro dimensions of food security: economic growth, equitable distribution, and food price stability," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 25(3), pages 283-295, June.
  2. Anderson, Jock R., 2003. "Risk in rural development: challenges for managers and policy makers," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 75(2-3), pages 161-197.
  3. Marks, Daan, 2010. "Unity or diversity? On the integration and efficiency of rice markets in Indonesia, c. 1920-2006," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 47(3), pages 310-324, July.

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