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When do relative prices matter for measuring income inequality?: The case of food prices in Mozambique

Changes in relative prices of commodities consumed in different shares across income groups can be expected to alter real income differentials between these groups...

Equality and inequality Income Index numbers (Economics)
Research Brief
Policy processes and the global food price crisis 2007-08

The recent food price crisis and the responses of the policy makers in developing countries provide an unprecedented opportunity to analyse the policy processes in these countries...

Accounting Aeronautics, Commercial Agriculture
Working Paper
When do Relative Prices Matter for Measuring Income Inequality?: The Case of Food Prices in Mozambique

Changes in relative prices of commodities consumed in different shares across income groups can be expected to alter real income differentials between these groups...

Equality and inequality Income distribution Index numbers (Economics)
Blog
From the Editor’s Desk (February 2015)

February found UNU-WIDER busy sending out Calls for Papers on topics ranging from social protection to clean energy to discrimination and affirmative action. You can find them here . There are more to come...

Agricultural industries Climatic changes Economic assistance and foreign aid
Research Brief
The political economy of food price policy in China

The global food crisis in 2007–08 raised concerns everywhere, including in China...

Agriculture Food industry and trade Food security
Policy Brief
How do governments respond to food price volatility? Agricultural industries Food security Food supply
Blog
From the Editor’s Desk (January 2015)

We are now into 2015, and the year is already gathering speed. 2015 is of course the 70th anniversary of the United Nations, and a major year in global development with the conclusion of the MDG process, and the start of a new chapter with the SDGs...

Agricultural industries Balance of payments Children
Working Paper
The Impact of Food Price Volatility on Consumer Welfare in Cameroon

The objective of this paper is to analyse the welfare effects of food price volatility on Cameroonian consumers...

Food supply Households Prices
Journal Article
Transmission of World Prices to the Vietnamese Economy

International economic integration has been a central policy goal for the Vietnam government since the doi moi reform was initiated in 1986. We explore the Vietnamese increasing integration into the world market and bouts of high inflation...

Economic integration Inflation (Finance) Prices
Book
Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability: A Political Economy Analysis

This book is Open Access and available here . Food price volatility is one of the major challenges facing current and future global food systems...

Agricultural industries Food security Food supply
Working Paper
When do Relative Prices Matter for Measuring Income Inequality?: The Case of Food Prices in Mozambique

Changes in the relative prices of commodities consumed in different shares across income groups are known to influence real measures of inequality...

Equality and inequality Income Index numbers (Economics)
Working Paper
Poverty, Inequality, and Prices in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Post-apartheid poverty and inequality trends have been the subject of intensive analysis, yet relatively little attention has been devoted to the impact of differential price movements on the measurement of poverty and inequality...

Equality and inequality Inflation (Finance) Macroeconomics
Book Chapter
The Political Economy of Food Price Policy in Brazil

From the book: Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability

Food industry and trade Prices Public welfare
Book Chapter
International to Domestic Price Transmission in Fourteen Developing Countries During the 2007-08 Food Crisis

From the book: Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability

Agriculture International trade Macroeconomics
Book Chapter
The Political Economy of Food Price Policy in Vietnam

From the book: Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability

Agriculture Macroeconomics Prices
Book Chapter
US Policy Contributions to Agricultural Commodity Price Fluctuations 2006-12

From the book: Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability

Agriculture Economic policy International economic relations
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