Sugar: Refined Power in a Global Regime

Sugar: Refined Power in a Global Regime

by B. Richardson
     
 

Sugar is a commonplace product with a complex background, mainly because of thehigh degree of protectionism given to the industry and the benefits of ensuring domestic producers stay in business. This book asks why there are such disagreements over trade policy, who profits within the current regime, and where power ultimately lies.  See more details below

Overview

Sugar is a commonplace product with a complex background, mainly because of thehigh degree of protectionism given to the industry and the benefits of ensuring domestic producers stay in business. This book asks why there are such disagreements over trade policy, who profits within the current regime, and where power ultimately lies.

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Short-listed for the BISA International Political Economy Group Book Prize 2010

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230232204
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
09/23/2009
Series:
International Political Economy Series
Edition description:
2009
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

BEN RICHARDSON is the UK representative of the campaign group Ethical Sugar and currently working as an agricultural policy officer in Zambia.

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