Anderson, Jock and Roumasset, James (1996): FOOD Insecurity and Stochastic Aspects of Poverty. Published in: Asian Journal of Agricultural Economics , Vol. 2, No. 1 (1996): pp. 53-66.
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Most works on food security have a macroeconomic orientation, whereas most discussions of famine are rather microeconomic. The intention here is to seek a more unified approach to the economic issues in food insecurity among low-income rural households.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||FOOD Insecurity and Stochastic Aspects of Poverty|
|English Title:||FOOD Insecurity and Stochastic Aspects of Poverty|
|Keywords:||Food insecurity, poverty|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D1 - Household Behavior and Family Economics > D13 - Household Production and Intrahousehold Allocation
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q1 - Agriculture > Q18 - Agricultural Policy ; Food Policy
|Depositing User:||James Roumasset|
|Date Deposited:||25. Apr 2009 02:17|
|Last Modified:||16. Feb 2013 16:20|
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