Rising Food Prices and Global Food Needs: The U.S. Response

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This report discusses rising food prices that are having impacts across the world, but especially among poor people in the low-income developing countries. The report addresses several issues, such as: Why Are Food Prices Increasing? How Countries Have Responded? Food Aid Funding Shortfalls, and the U.S. Response to Food Aid Funding Shortfalls.

Creator(s): Hanrahan, Charles E.
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Creation Date: May 8, 2008
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Hanrahan, Charles E.

Senior Specialist in Agricultural Policy; Resources, Science, and Industry Division

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: May 8, 2008
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Asia
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Africa
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South America
Description:

This report discusses rising food prices that are having impacts across the world, but especially among poor people in the low-income developing countries. The report addresses several issues, such as: Why Are Food Prices Increasing? How Countries Have Responded? Food Aid Funding Shortfalls, and the U.S. Response to Food Aid Funding Shortfalls.

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22 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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