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The impact of economic shocks on global undernourishment (English)

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This paper estimates the impact of the 2008 food price spike and the 2009 contraction in global growth on undernourishment rates. The analysis is based on a methodology that uses a calorie-income relationship and income distribution data. The authors ... See More +

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  • Tiwari, Sailesh; Zaman, Hassan;
  • 2010/02/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS5215
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/07/01
  • The impact of economic shocks on global undernourishment
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