Understanding Food Insecurity: Key Features, Indicators, and Response Design (Hardcover)

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Equips readers with the knowledge needed to recognize the features of food insecurity and to design suitable responses
Identifies emerging challenges and explores policy lessons from the past

Thoroughly covers definitional and conceptual issues, information systems, data sources, and indicators

About the Author


Maria Sassi holds a PhD in Agricultural Economics and is Associate Professor at the University of Pavia, where she teaches Food Economics and Agricultural Development. She is local director of the EMJ Master's Degree in International Development Studies and NOHA director for the University of Pavia. Maria Sassi is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of International Humanitarian Action. She has taken part in various international research projects focusing on food insecurity in sub-Saharan Africa.


Product Details
ISBN: 9783319703619
ISBN-10: 3319703617
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: November 2nd, 2017
Pages: 132
Language: English