The Resource The World Bank Group and the global food crisis : an evaluation of the World Bank Group response

The World Bank Group and the global food crisis : an evaluation of the World Bank Group response

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The World Bank Group and the global food crisis : an evaluation of the World Bank Group response
Title
The World Bank Group and the global food crisis
Title remainder
an evaluation of the World Bank Group response
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The unanticipated spike in international food prices in 2007-08 hit many developing countries hard. International prices for food and other agricultural products increased by more than 100 percent between early 2007 and mid-2008. Prices for food cereals more than doubled; and those for rice doubled in the space of just a few months. The food price increases were particularly hard on the poor and near-poor in developing countries, many of whom spend a large share of their income on food and have limited means to cope with price shocks. An estimated 1.29 billion people in 2008 lived on less than
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Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
363.8526
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD1431 .W67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Independent Evaluation Group Studies
Label
The World Bank Group and the global food crisis : an evaluation of the World Bank Group response
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn879947599
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781464800924
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35512696
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)879947599
  • pebcs1464800928

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