Meeting Lunch

Allow Me to Introduce Your Food

Resources May 9, 2011

Websites

UNDP Human Development Reports

World Bank Data

IMF Data and Statistics

FAO Statistics

Food Issues

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life by Barbara Kingsolver

Diet for a Hot Planet: The Climate Crisis at the End of Your Fork and What You Can Do about It by Anna Lappe

Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition, and Health by Marion Nestle

Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System by Raj Patel

Slow Food Nation: Why Our Food Should Be Good, Clean, And Fair by Carlo Petrini

In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto by Michael Pollan

The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan

The End of Food: The Coming Crisis in the World Food Industry by Paul Roberts

Poverty and Famines: An Essay on Entitlement and Deprivation by Amartya Sen

Development

Bad Samaritans: The Myth of Free Trade and the Secret History of Capitalism by Ha-Joon Chang

Kicking Away the Ladder: Development Strategy in Historical Perspective by Ha-Joon Chang

Portfolios of the Poor: How the World’s Poor Live on $2 a Day by Daryl Collins, Jonathan Morduch, Stuart Rutherford and Orlanda Ruthven

Planet of Slums by Mike Davis

The White Man’s Burden: Why the West’s Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good by William Easterly

Eliminating Human Poverty: Macroeconomic and Social Policies for Equitable Growth by Santosh Mehrotra and Enrique Delamonica

Worlds Apart: Measuring International and Global Inequality by Branko Milanovic

The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy by Raj Patel

Poverty Capital: Microfinance and the Making of Development by Ananya Roy

Development as Freedom by Amartya Sen

 

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