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How do governments respond to food price spikes ? lessons from the past (English)

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Food prices in international markets spiked upward in 2008, doubling or more in a matter of months. Evidence is still being compiled on policy responses over the following two years, but lessons can be learned from the price spike in 1973, the magnitude...  See More +

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  • Anderson, Kym; Nelgen, Signe;
  • 2010/08/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS5403
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/08/25
  • Disclosed
  • How do governments respond to food price spikes ? lessons from the past
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