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Food Economics: Industry and Markets

Business & economics


by
Henning O. Hansen

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 448 pages

File size: 13.5 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Food and food markets still enjoy a pivotal role in the world economy and the international food industry is moving towards greater consolidation and globalization, with increased vertical integration and changes to market structure. Companies grow bigger in order to obtain economies of scale and issues and such as food security, quality, obesity and health are ever important factors.

This textbook analyzes the structure of the world’s food economy, with particularly strong coverage on the root causes of periodic food crises and the impact of WTO measures and other agricultural policies.

Food and food markets still enjoy a pivotal role in the world economy and the international food industry is moving towards greater consolidation and globalization, with increased vertical integration and changes to market structure. Companies grow bigger in order to obtain economies of scale and issues and such as food security, quality, obesity and health are ever important factors.

This textbook analyzes the structure of the world’s food economy, with particularly… (more)

Food and food markets still enjoy a pivotal role in the world economy and the international food industry is moving towards greater consolidation and globalization, with increased vertical integration and changes to market structure. Companies grow bigger in order to obtain economies of scale and issues and such as food security, quality, obesity and health are ever important factors.

This textbook analyzes the structure of the world’s food economy, with particularly strong coverage on the root causes of periodic food crises and the impact of WTO measures and other agricultural policies.

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