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    • Food Policy and Social Movements: Reflections on the Right to Food Campaign in India 

      Srinivasan, Vivek; Narayanan, Sudha (CUL Initiatives in Publishing (CIP), 2007)
      The Right to Food Campaign in India began in 2001. It was a time of absurd paradox. Even as the foodgrain stocks held by the government rose to 50 million metric tons, several parts of the country were reeling from a third ...
    • Food Policy for Developing Countries: Editors and Collaborators 

      Unknown author (CUL Initiatives in Publishing (CIP), 2008)
    • Food Policy for Developing Countries: The Social Entrepreneurship Approach 

      Unknown author (CUL Initiatives in Publishing (CIP), 2008)
      Outlines the concept of 'social entrepreneurship' and how the case studies and classroom activities of the course 'Food Policy for Developing Countries' will utilize the approach.
    • Income Disparity in China and Its Policy Implications 

      Cheng, Fuzhi (CUL Initiatives in Publishing (CIP), 2007)
      China’s economy has witnessed considerable achievements since economic reforms were initiated in 1978. Average overall gross domestic product (GDP) has grown approximately 9 percent annually during the past two decades. ...
    • Lecture 1: The Global Food System and Driving Forces 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (2008-08-28)
      The global food system consists of many local and national food systems that for the most part are linked through trade and/or information sharing. For the purpose of policy analysis it is useful to think of the food system ...
    • Lecture 2: Nature and Implementation of Food Policy 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (2008-09-04)
      Policy is defined as a plan of collective action. Governments can influence the food systems through regulations, incentives or knowledge creation and dissemination. Government interventions may be needed to correct market ...
    • Lecture 3: Health, Nutrition, Food Security and Poverty Policies 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (2008-09-09)
      This lecture relates to the topics covered in three of the Case Study sections: Human Health and Nutrition Policies, Food Security, Consumption, and Demand Policies, and Poverty Alleviation Policies.
    • Lecture 4: Production, Supply, and Natural Resources Management 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (2008-09-25)
      This lecture concerns topics covered in these Case Study sections: Food Production and Supply Policies and Natural Resource Management Policies.
    • Lecture 5: Domestic Market Policies 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (2008-10-21)
      This lecture illustrates the role of food markets and food marketing in the economy and discuss the links between farmers and markets. The cases discuss policies designed to help integrate small farmers into the market ...
    • Lecture 6: Governance, Institutions, Trade and Globalization Policies 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (2008-11-06)
      This lecture concerns topics covered in these Case Study sections: Governance, Institutions and Macroeconomic Policies and Trade and Globalization Policies.
    • Lecture 7: Ethics, Hunger and Food Policies 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (2008-11-25)
      This lecture addresses the most important ethical issues related to the food system, including the major ethical standards and their relevance for the food system and the pros and cons of using a social welfare function ...
    • Lecture Introduction 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (2008-08-28)
      This is a brief, 4-minute introduction to the course entitled "Food Policy for Developing Countries." In his introduction, Professor Per Pinstrup-Andersen describes the purpose and structure of the course, the target ...
    • Migration in Rural Burkina Faso 

      Wouterse, Fleur (CUL Initiatives in Publishing (CIP), 2007)
      Migration plays an important role in development and as a strategy for poverty reduction. A recent World Bank investigation finds a significant positive relationship between international migration and poverty reduction ...
    • PROGRESA: An Integrated Approach to Poverty Alleviation in Mexico 

      Gantner, Leigh (CUL Initiatives in Publishing (CIP), 2007)
      In 1997 the government of Mexico implemented PROGRESA (Programa de Educación, Salud, y Alimenación), an integrated approach to poverty alleviation through the development of human capital. PROGRESA was one part of a larger ...