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The Political economy of hunger. Vol. 2, Famine prevention

Author: Jean Drèze; Amartya Sen
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1990.
Series: Studies in development economics.
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Focusing particular attention on sub-Saharan Africa, this volume deals with the control and prevention of famine. Topics covered include the problems of early warning and early action, the politics  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Drèze; Amartya Sen
ISBN: 0198286368 9780198286363
OCLC Number: 59184777
Description: 384 unnumbered pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Jean Dreze: Famine prevention in India; Jeane Dreze : Famine prevention in Africa; B.G. Kumar: Ethiopian famines 1973-1985: a case study; Meghnad Desai: Modelling an early warning system for famines; Martin Ravallion: Market responses to anti-hunger policies: effects on wages, prices and employment; Jean-Philippe Platteau: The food crisis in Africa: a comparative structural analysis
Series Title: Studies in development economics.
Responsibility: edited by Jean Drèze and Amartya Sen.
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Sen and his associates deserve a lot of credit for bucking the general trend. Times Higher Education Supplement the authors are highly respected and the series draws on an extraordinary data base and Read more...

 
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