The Resource Trusting trade and the private sector for food security in Southeast Asia, Hamid R. Alavi ; with Aira Htenas [and others]

Trusting trade and the private sector for food security in Southeast Asia, Hamid R. Alavi ; with Aira Htenas [and others]

Label
Trusting trade and the private sector for food security in Southeast Asia
Title
Trusting trade and the private sector for food security in Southeast Asia
Statement of responsibility
Hamid R. Alavi ; with Aira Htenas [and others]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Trusting Trade and the Private Sector for Food Security in Southeast Asia challenges policymakers who oversee the rice sector in Southeast Asia and reexamines deep-rooted preceptsabout their responsibilities. The authors argue that fixating on national self-sufficiency hasbeen costly and counterproductive, and cooperation can both improve rice productionat home and expand regional trade. Trusting Trade specifically examines private sectorparticipation in the rice and (yellow) maize markets in five countries in the Association ofSoutheast Asian Nations (ASEAN)--Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippin
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
338.1/959
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD9016.S65
LC item number
A43 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Directions in development. Trade
Label
Trusting trade and the private sector for food security in Southeast Asia, Hamid R. Alavi ; with Aira Htenas [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Executive Summary; Introduction; The 2007-08 Food Crisis and Its Aftermath; Learning the Right Lessons; Supply-Chain Weaknesses; The Impacts of Government Intervention; The Example of Maize; Summary of Conclusions; Roles for ASEAN and for Multilateral Donors; Notes; References and Other Sources; Chapter 1 Moving from Food Crisis to Food Security in Southeast Asia; Introduction; The Crisis of 2007-08 in Context; Learning the Right Lessons; Annex: Commodity Tables; Notes; References and Other Sources
  • 2.3 Traditional Justifications for State Trading Enterprises2.4 Nondistorting Programs to Enhance Rice Productivity; 2.5 Impacts of High Food Prices on the Poor; 2.6 Snapshot of Agricultural and Food Security Policies in the Philippines; 2.7 Government Investment in Agriculture; 3.1 Storage Infrastructure; 3.2 Logistics Costs along an Export-Import Supply Chain; 4.1 The Status of Maize in the Region's Agriculture; 4.2 Chicago Board of Trade Contract Specifications for Deliverable Grades for Rice
  • Case Studies Rice and Maize Supply Chains by CountryIndonesia; Malaysia; The Philippines; Thailand; Vietnam; Notes; References and Other Sources; Appendix Supply Chains for Maize in the ASEAN Region; Introduction; Country-Specific Developments in Maize Chains; Cost Buildup along Maize Chains; Weaknesses in Traditional Maize Chains; Key Findings; Notes; References and Other Sources; Boxes; 1.1 The Costs of Losing Control and of Keeping It; 2.1 Distortions in Global Markets Due to the Prevalence of Protectionist Policies for Rice; 2.2 Implications of the AFTA Agreement
  • Chapter 2 Going It Alone versus Intra-ASEAN Trade Cooperation: How Public Sector Rice Policies Thwart Regional Food SecurityIntroduction; The Effects of Government Policies on Supply Chains and Regional Markets; Farm Support Policies for Rice; Conclusions; Notes; References and Other Sources; Chapter 3 Rice Supply Chains: How They Work and Don't; Introduction; Government's Impact on Supply Chains; Losses Incurred along Existing Chains; Organization of the Rice Sector; Supply-Chain Logistics: The Role of Infrastructure; Conclusions; Annex: Examples of Marketing Channels; Notes
Control code
ocn776984912
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 264 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283446563
Lccn
2011007570
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b35500645
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)776984912
  • pebcs0821386484

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