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000120766 245__ $$aThe Effects of the Food Reserve Agency on Maize Market Prices in Zambia
000120766 260__ $$c2011-12
000120766 269__ $$a2011-12
000120766 270__ $$mmasonn@msu.edu$$pMason,   Nicole M.
000120766 270__ $$mmyersr@msu.edu$$pMyers,   Robert J.
000120766 300__ $$a7
000120766 336__ $$aReport
000120766 490__ $$aPolicy Synthesis
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000120766 520__ $$aThis policy synthesis estimates the effects of the Zambia Food Reserve Agency’s (FRA) activities on maize market prices in the country. The FRA, a government parastatal
strategic food reserve/maize marketing board,
buys maize at a pan-territorial price that typically exceeds wholesale market prices in major maize producing areas. It then exports the maize or sells it domestically at prices determined by tender, at auction, or administratively. In deficit production
years, the Agency often imports maize and sells it to select large-scale millers at below-market prices.
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000120766 650__ $$aAgricultural and Food Policy
000120766 650__ $$aFood Security and Poverty
000120766 6531_ $$aZambia
000120766 6531_ $$aMaize
000120766 6531_ $$aFood Security
000120766 700__ $$aMason, Nicole M.
000120766 700__ $$aMyers, Robert J.
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