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Food Security: Indicators, Measurement, and the Impact of Trade Openness

What are the implications of the WTO's Agreement on Agriculture for food security in poor countries? Are economic reforms and high growth rates in some countries protecting the well-being of the poor by improving the status of nutrition?...

Agriculture and state Food security International trade
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Food Insecurity, Vulnerability and Human Rights Failure

Do we have a right to food?...

Agriculture Food security Human rights
Book Chapter
Entitlement Failure from a Food Quality Perspective: The Life and Death Role of Vitamins and Minerals in Humanitarian Crises

From the book: Food Insecurity, Vulnerability and Human Rights Failure

Food security Food supply Humanitarian assistance
Book Chapter
Changing Pattern of Undernutrition in India: A Comparative Analysis across Regions

From the book: Food Security

Consumption Household survey Malnutrition
Book Chapter
Introduction

From the book: Food Security

Agriculture and state Food security International trade
Working Paper
Entitlement Failure from a Food Quality Perspective: The Life and Death Role of Vitamins and Minerals in Humanitarian Crises

The substantive role that vitamin and mineral deficiencies play in shaping crisis-related morbidity and mortality was not widely understood when Amartya Sen elaborated his arguments about moral rights of the hungry, entitlements, and public action...

Food security Food supply Humanitarian assistance
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The Changing Pattern of Undernutrition in India: A Comparative Analysis across Regions

This study analyses the changes in prevalence of undernutrition between the 1980s and 1990s at the national and sub-national levels in India and focuses on the rural-urban comparisons...

Consumption Household survey Malnutrition
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Welfare Implications of Fiscal Reform: The Case of Food Subsidies in India

From the book: Fiscal Policy for Development

Children Health Malnutrition
Working Paper
Welfare Implications of Fiscal Reform: The Case of Food Subsidies in India

This paper investigates the effect of a food subsidy programme in India on child malnutrition by addressing the following linked questions using household survey data that includes information on usage of the public distribution system...

Children Health Malnutrition
Working Paper
Poverty in India: Misspecified Policies and Estimates

Specification counts in the formulation of any economic problem, estimation of its magnitude and its assessment. This is particularly so for problems in the context of economic development...

Economic development Malnutrition Government policy (Poor)
Book
Poverty and Undernutrition: Theory, Measurement, and Policy

A large share of the population in many developing countries suffer from chronic undernutrition...

Food supply Health Malnutrition
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War, Hunger, and Displacement: Weak States and Vulnerable Economies : Humanitarian Emergencies in Developing Countries

Since the end of the cold war, the number of civil wars in developing countries has escalated to the point where they are the most significant source of human suffering in the world today...

International relations Malnutrition Refugees
Book Chapter
Background and Introduction

From the book: Poverty and Undernutrition

Malnutrition Poverty Poverty measurement
Book Chapter
Related Empirical Evidence

From the book: Poverty and Undernutrition

Malnutrition Statistical hypothesis testing
Book Chapter
Calorie Availability in Sub-Saharan Africa

From the book: Poverty and Undernutrition

Food supply International agencies Land use
Book Chapter
Calorie Intake and Distribution

From the book: Poverty and Undernutrition

Consumption Food supply International agencies
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