Peter Shelton

Peter

Shelton

Social Media Coordinator

Peter joined IFPRI in 2006 as an Information and Knowledge Management Specialist in the Communications Division. Prior to IFPRI Peter worked for the Cornell International Institute for Food, Agriculture, and Development (CIIFAD) in managing a research portal on soil quality and served for three years in the Peace Corps in Honduras as an agricultural extensionist. He holds a Masters degree in International Agriculture and Rural Development from Cornell University and a B.A. in Sociology from Hamilton College.

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Cornell’s Per Pinstrup-Andersen: Don’t Believe the Hype (and Data) Surrounding Food Price Crises

Beginning in 2007, the world has suffered three rounds of high food prices. These crises were caused by a variety of factors—from extreme weather events to civil conflict—but poor policies by affected countries exacerbated the problem, according to an expert…

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