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close this bookWho's Hungry? And How Do We Know? Food Shortage, Poverty and Deprivation (UNU, 1998, 199 pages)
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Acknowledgements

Several people have been instrumental in allowing this project to be completed. We would like to thank especially Abraham Besrat, Director of the Development Studies Program at the United Nations University (Tokyo), for his encouragement and patience throughout the duration of this project. We would also like to thank Robert Kates, who was the initial instigator and early on provided advice and encouragement, and Monica Das Gupta, who worked and generously shared her data with Sara Millman.