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Population, food and trade

D. Gale Johnson

Population, food and trade

the forty-fifth Joseph Fisher lecture in commerce

by D. Gale Johnson

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Published by The University of Adelaide in [Adelaide, (S. Aust.)] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 15-16.).

    Statementgiven in Adelaide on September 18, 1996 by Professor D. Gale Johnson.
    SeriesForty-fifth John Fisher lecture in commerce, Joseph Fisher lecture in commerce -- 45th.
    ContributionsUniversity of Adelaide.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB71 .J574 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18632914M

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Population. Population and Food examines recent trends in food production and assesses the prospects for feeding humanity up to the twenty-first century. Synthesizing a mass of statistical data and drawing on case material from Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe, North America and the Middle East, the book suggests that food production in most world.

      The CIA World Factbook with global information on geography, people, governments, economies, communications, transportation, the military, and international issues. In , the world’s population was bn. More than 20 per cent of those people lived in Europe, and along with the 7 per cent living in North America, they dominated the global trading system.

      Researchers report that as the world population increases and food demand has grown, globalization of trade has made the food supply more sensitive to .   Food security, as defined by the United Nations’ Committee on World Food Security, means that all people, at all times, have physical, social, and economic access to sufficient, safe, and nutritious food that meets their food preferences and dietary needs for an active and healthy life.


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