PL480 Food Aid: We Can Do Better
Christopher Barrett () and
Daniel G. Maxwell
Choices: The Magazine of Food, Farm, and Resource Issues, 2004, vol. 19, issue 3, 6
Fifty years ago, President Eisenhower signed the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954 into law as US Public Law 480. This article addresses how food aid can become a more effective tool for reducing poverty and hunger and reducing costs without sacrificing any benefits to US agriculture.
Keywords: Food; Security; and; Poverty (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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