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Helping women respond to the global food price crisis

  title={Helping women respond to the global food price crisis},
  author={Agnes Quisumbing and Ruth Meinzen-Dick and Lucy Katherine Bassett and Michael Usnick and Lauren Pandolfelli and Cheryl Morden and Harold Alderman},
  journal={Policy briefs},
"The current food price crisis has received widespread attention, but discussions to date have largely overlooked the gender dimensions of the crisis. More than 15 years of rigorous research on gender and intrahousehold resource allocation suggest not only that men and women will be affected differently by the global food crisis, but also that, as both consumers and producers, they will have different stocks of resources with which to respond to rising prices. Although the current situation… 
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