Food Prices Global Economy

Will Food Prices Cost the World Economy?

Peter Hall | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Business
Peter Hall

Volatile commodity prices have wreaked havoc with the world economy in the past decade. This summer saw yet another surge in food prices. It got many wondering whether this time around, the ill-timed increase would apply the brakes to an accelerating world economy. Are they right?

Will Food Prices Cost the World Economy?

Phil Taylor | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Business
Phil Taylor

Volatile commodity prices have wreaked havoc with the world economy in the past decade. This summer saw yet another surge in food prices. It got many wondering whether this time around, the ill-timed increase would apply the brakes to an accelerating world economy. Are they right?