Food Price Volatility and Its Implications for Food Security and Policy

by Matthias Kalkuhl, Joachim von Braun, Maximo Torero

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Book Description

This book provides fresh insights into concepts, methods and new research findings on the causes of excessive food price volatility. It also discusses the implications for food security and policy responses to mitigate excessive volatility. The approaches applied by the contributors range from on-the-ground surveys, to panel econometrics and innovative high-frequency time series analysis as well as computational economics methods. It offers policy analysts and decision-makers guidance on dealing with extreme volatility.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC). You can download Food Price Volatility and Its Implications for Food Security and Policy ebook for free in PDF format (13.6 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Economics and Finance
Publisher
Springer
Published
2016
Pages
620
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319281995
ISBN10
3319281992
ISBN13 Digital
9783319282015
ISBN10 Digital
3319282018
PDF Size
13.6 MB
License
CC BY-NC

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