Markets Need Predictable Government Actions to Function Effectively: The Case of Importing Maize in Times of Deficit

Food relief for vulnerable groups is important in times of deficit. For the remainder of the population, well functioning grain markets can save lives during times of food shortfalls. This note illustrates how predictable Government behavior in the market can improve markets’ ability to meet the needs of consumers.


Issue Date:
2002
Publication Type:
Report
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/54609
Total Pages:
2
JEL Codes:
Q18
Series Statement:
Food Security Research Project- Zambia, Policy Synthesis
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