Excessive Food Price Variability Early Warning System

Maximo Torero, Director of IFPRI's Markets, Trade, and Institutions Division, and Carlos Martins-Filho, IFPRI Senior Research Fellow, describe model behind the IFPRI's "Excessive Food Price Variability Early Warning System" - an online tool for measuring price variability of key staple food commodities. For more information, visit http://www.foodsecurityportal.org

Published date: 
2011
Publisher: 
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)