FEWSNET June 2012 Food Prices Update

FEWS NET has released its June update on the trend of prices of staple food across countries vulnerable to food insecurity. The highlights of the June 2012 update include:

Call for Papers – “The Economics of Commodity Markets”

The National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) will host the first of two meetings on “The Economics of Commodity Markets” to discuss emerging issues in commodity markets and their implications for finance, monetary economics, and macroeconomics.