Stuffed and Starved
Markets, Power and the Hidden Battle for the World's Food System

Patel, Raj
Publisher:  Portobello
Year Published:  2010   First Published:  2007
Pages:  438pp   ISBN:  9781554689460
Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX14211

This investigation into the global food market postulates that the current state of population health, where one billion people are overweight and one billion people are starving exemplifies the disequilibrium resulting from the liberalization of agriculture in the developing world by the forces of globalization and the policies of the IMF and World Bank.

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