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Natural Disasters and Food Crises in Low-Income Countries
			: Macroeconomic Dimensions

Natural Disasters and Food Crises in Low-Income Countries : Macroeconomic Dimensions »

Volume/Issue: 2016/65

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olumuyiwa Adedeji , Jana Gieck-Bricco , and Vera Kehayova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513596013.001

ISBN: 9781513596013

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...

Natural Disasters and Food Crises in Low-Income Countries

Natural Disasters and Food Crises in Low-Income Countries »

Source: Natural Disasters and Food Crises in Low-Income Countries : Macroeconomic Dimensions

Volume/Issue: 2016/65

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olumuyiwa Adedeji , Jana Gieck-Bricco , and Vera Kehayova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2016

ISBN: 9781513596013

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...

Niger
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Niger : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2013/105

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 April 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484315286.002

ISBN: 9781484315286

Keywords: food security, young people, vulnerable groups, social protection, child protection

Niger understands the need to adopt a long-term strategy capable of optimizing natural and human resources to promote sustainable economic and social development and inclusive growth. The government has renewed pla...

Niger

Niger »

Source: Niger : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Volume/Issue: 2013/105

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 April 2013

ISBN: 9781484315286

Keywords: food security, young people, vulnerable groups, social protection, child protection

Niger understands the need to adopt a long-term strategy capable of optimizing natural and human resources to promote sustainable economic and social development and inclusive growth. The government has renewed pla...

Chapter 5: Aid and International Financial Institutions

Chapter 5: Aid and International Financial Institutions »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and Main Messages Official development assistance (ODA) has strengthened remarkably over the past decade, despite the disruptions of the global financial cris...

Chapter 3: Growth and Macroeconomic Adjustment in Developing Countries

Chapter 3: Growth and Macroeconomic Adjustment in Developing Countries »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and Main Messages The global recovery shows signs of stalling amid deteriorating financial conditions. Global growth slowed to 3.9 percent in 2011 and is proj...

Chapter 2: Nutrition, the MDGs, and Food Price Developments

Chapter 2: Nutrition, the MDGs, and Food Price Developments »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and main messages Even temporarily high food prices affect the long-term development of children. Conditions of early life (from conception to two years) prov...

Chapter 1: Poverty and Food Price Developments

Chapter 1: Poverty and Food Price Developments »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and main messages The food price spikes have prevented millions of people from escaping extreme poverty. The record prices in 2008 kept or pushed 105 million...

Chapter 4: Using Trade Policy to Overcome Food Insecurity

Chapter 4: Using Trade Policy to Overcome Food Insecurity »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and main messages Trade is an excellent buffer for domestic fluctuations in food supply. There is no global food shortage: the problem is regional or local—on...

Global Monitoring Report
			: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals:  Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821394519.019

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

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