Towards a better understanding of global land grabbing: an editorial introduction

@article{Borras2011TowardsAB,
  title={Towards a better understanding of global land grabbing: an editorial introduction},
  author={Saturnino M. Borras and Ruth L. Hall and Ian Scoones and Benjamin White and Wendy Wolford},
  journal={The Journal of Peasant Studies},
  year={2011},
  volume={38},
  pages={209 - 216}
}
Over the past several years, the convergence of global crises in food, energy, finance, and the environment has driven a dramatic revaluation of land ownership. Powerful transnational and national economic actors from corporations to national governments and private equity funds have searched for ‘empty’ land often in distant countries that can serve as sites for fuel and food production in the event of future price spikes. This is occurring globally, but there is a clear North–South dynamic… 
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