Factors in Food Commodity Price Increases


Subject:
Industries , Food & Beverage

Description:
Special feature from 2008 concerning "recent runup in global food commodity prices [which] reflects both long-term trends and short-term events." Topics including the Consumer Price Index, food insecurity, agricultural supply and demand, and other economic and agricultural aspects of the increases. From the Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Publisher:
Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.ers.usda.gov/features/commoditypricefactors/


PID= res:lii-26238