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- European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE)
|Dates:||October 04-05, 2012|
|Description:||121st EAAE Seminar "Global Financial Crises and Food Commodity Speculation: Assessing the Impacts on Agro-Food Sector, Rural Economies and Food Security"|
|Subject:||The seminar aims at constituting an opportunity to highlight the adverse effects for the agro-food sector and rural economy due to the recent financial crisis and food markets speculation, to measure and evaluate the depth of the damage in the affected areas, to develop and discuss solutions and to derive recommendations for the future to more easily cope with another severe crisis. Topics: - Convergence of the food and financial crises - Drivers of food commodity prices and significance of speculative bubbles - Governance of international institutions - Impact analyses - Policy processes - What is next? [gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]|