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Food security strategies : the Asian experience

Author: C Peter Timmer; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
Publisher: Rome : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1997.
Series: FAO agricultural policy and economic development series, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This publication reviews the recent literature on food systems and economic development and underlines their limitations. Simultaneously, it analyzes the Asian approach to food security and concludes that the lesson from East and Southeast Asia for achieving and maintaining food security can be summed up as a growth process stimulated by a dynamic rural economy leads to rapid poverty alleviation, which, in the  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: C Peter Timmer; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
ISBN: 9251040842 9789251040843
OCLC Number: 39289006
Description: 21 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm.
Contents: Food security and the escape from hunger. Food security and economic analysis --
The Asian approach to food security --
Conceptualizing the strategic approach --
Modelling the strategic approach. From individual behavior to national aggregates --
What is feasible? --
"Trickle-down growth" --
Growth with redistribution --
Lessons from Asia.
Series Title: FAO agricultural policy and economic development series, 3.
Responsibility: by C. Peter Timmer.

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This publication reviews the recent literature on food systems and economic development and underlines their limitations. Simultaneously, it analyzes the Asian approach to food security and concludes that the lesson from East and Southeast Asia for achieving and maintaining food security can be summed up as a growth process stimulated by a dynamic rural economy leads to rapid poverty alleviation, which, in the context of public action to stabilize food prices, ensures food security.--Publisher's description.

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