Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Olumuyiwa Adedeji , Jana Gieck-Bricco , and Vera Kehayova
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 16 March 2016
Keywords: Natural disasters, Food decline, food, food crisis, food supply, food security, food production, Discrete Regression and Qualitative Choice Models, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Economic Growth of Open Economies
The exposure of low-income countries to natural disasters has a significant impact on food production and food security. This paper provides a framework for assessing a country's vulnerability to food crisis in the...