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Net Food Importing Developing Countries Who They Are and Policy Options for Global Price Volatility

Net Food Importing Developing Countries Who They Are and Policy Options for Global Price Volatility

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High and volatile food prices pose new challenges to poor, net food-importing countries. This paper seeks to identify which countries may be most vulnerable to recent price trends, and identifies tools that domestic decision-makers could use to promote food security.
High and volatile food prices pose new challenges to poor, net food-importing countries. This paper seeks to identify which countries may be most vulnerable to recent price trends, and identifies tools that domestic decision-makers could use to promote food security.

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By Alberto Valdés,
Research Associate at the Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago
William Foster,
Professor at the Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago.
Issue Paper No. 43
ICTSD Programme on Agricultural Trade and Sustainable Development
August 2012
Net Food-ImportingDeveloping Countries
Who They Are, and Policy Options for Global Price Volatility
 
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ICTSD Programme on Agricultural Trade and Sustainable Development
By Alberto Valdés,
Research Associate at the Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago
 William Foster,
Professor at the Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago.
Net Food-Importing Developing Countries
Who They Are, and Policy Options for Global Price Volatility
Issue Paper 43
August 2012
 
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A. Valdés, W. Foster – Net Food-Importing Developing Countries: Who They Are, and PolicyOptions for Global Price Volatility
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International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD)International Environment House 27 Chemin de Balexert, 1219 Geneva, SwitzerlandTel: +41 22 917 8492 Fax: +41 22 917 8093E-mail: ictsd@ictsd.org Internet: www.ictsd.orgPublisher and Director: Ricardo Meléndez-OrtizProgrammes Director: Christophe BellmannProgramme Team: Jonathan Hepburn, Ammad Bahalim, Shanzeh Mahmood
Acknowledgments
This paper has been produced under the ICTSD Programme on Agricultural Trade and SustainableDevelopment. Prepared for the workshop “Securing food in uncertain markets: challenges forpoor, net food-importing countries”, organised by ICTSD and FAO in Geneva, on 23 March 2012.The authors would like to thank various reviewers, including M. Ahmad, E. Diaz-Bonilla, J. Hep-burn, P. Konandreas and S. Tangermann. ICTSD wishes gratefully to acknowledge the support of itscore and thematic donors, including: the UK Department for International Development (DFID),the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA); the Netherlands Directorate-General of Development Cooperation (DGIS); the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, Danida;the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland; and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway.For more information about ICTSD’s Programme on Agricultural Trade and Sustainable Develop-ment, visit our website at http://ictsd.net/programmes/agriculture/ICTSD welcomes feedback and comments on this document. These can be forwarded to Jona-than Hepburn at jhepburn [at] ictsd.chCitation: Valdés, Alberto; William Foster; (2012);
Net Food-Importing Developing Countries:Who They Are, and Policy Options for Global Price Volatility 
; ICTSD Programme on AgriculturalTrade and Sustainable Development; Issue Paper No. 43; International Centre for Trade andSustainable Development, Geneva, Switzerland, www.ictsd.org.Copyright ICTSD, 2012. Readers are encouraged to quote and reproduce this material for edu-
cational, non-profit purposes, provided the source is acknowledged. This work is licensed under
the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No-Derivative Works 3.0 License. To view acopy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/bync-nd/3.0/ or send a letterto Creative Commons, 171 Second Street, Suite 300, San Francisco, California, 94105, USA.ISSN 1817 356X

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