KRISIS HARGA PANGAN GLOBAL DAN KEBIJAKAN BANTUAN PANGAN AMERIKA SERIKAT

Cahya Utama, Tri (2009) KRISIS HARGA PANGAN GLOBAL DAN KEBIJAKAN BANTUAN PANGAN AMERIKA SERIKAT. Majalah Pengembangan Ilmu-ilmu Sosial FORUM, 37 (1). pp. 24-31. ISSN 0126-0731

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During the last two years, the price of food in global market increased significantly. Various factors, such as population growth, biofuels development, oil price rise, midlle class'life style, urbanization. WTO's stipulation, influenced the increase. Political protest, launched by midlle and lower classes, occured in many developing countries, especially in Africa and Asia. The demanded their governments decreasing the price soon. The US, as a rich country, introduced food aid program for other countries under the PL 480. Yet, the program was criticized. In reality, it brought benefits for Americans mostly and did not contribute meaningfully decreasing the suffering of the poor in developing countries.

Item Type:Article
Subjects:J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Divisions:Faculty of Social and Political Sciences > Department of Government Science
ID Code:33354
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Deposited On:10 Feb 2012 13:38
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