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World Commodity Prices and Domestic Retail Food Price Inflation: Some Insights from the UK


  • James Davidson
  • Andreea Halunga
  • Tim Lloyd
  • Steve McCorriston
  • Wyn Morgan


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  • James Davidson & Andreea Halunga & Tim Lloyd & Steve McCorriston & Wyn Morgan, 2016. "World Commodity Prices and Domestic Retail Food Price Inflation: Some Insights from the UK," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 67(3), pages 566-583, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jageco:v:67:y:2016:i:3:p:566-583

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