'Good' Globalization

von Braun, Joachim
September 2001
UN Chronicle;Sep-Nov2001, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p54
Reports the globalization of agriculture. Adoption of policies designed for regional conditions; Definition of globalization; Impact of globalization on food security.


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