Photo Gallery: Hunger Is Our Business
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Photo Gallery: Hunger Is Our Business

Speculating with Lives How Global Investors Make Money Out of Hunger

In recent years, the financial markets have discovered the huge opportunities presented by agricultural commodities. The consequences are devastating, as speculators drive up food prices and plunge millions of people into poverty. But investors care little about the effects of their deals in the real world.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan