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Food security: definition and measurement


  • Per Pinstrup-Andersen



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  • Per Pinstrup-Andersen, 2009. "Food security: definition and measurement," Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food, Springer;The International Society for Plant Pathology, vol. 1(1), pages 5-7, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:ssefpa:v:1:y:2009:i:1:p:5-7
    DOI: 10.1007/s12571-008-0002-y

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