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The secret financial life of food : from commodities markets to supermarkets, Kara Newman

Label
The secret financial life of food : from commodities markets to supermarkets
Title
The secret financial life of food
Title remainder
from commodities markets to supermarkets
Statement of responsibility
Kara Newman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
The Secret Financial Life of Food reveals the economic pathways that connect food to consumer, unlocking the mysteries behind culinary trends, grocery pricing, and restaurant dining
Writing style
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10165530
Cataloging source
DLC
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Newman, Kara
Dewey number
332.64/41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG6046
LC item number
.N49 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Arts and traditions of the table: perspectives on culinary history
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  • Commodity exchanges
  • Agriculture
  • Food
Target audience
adult
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from commodities markets to supermarkets
Label
The secret financial life of food : from commodities markets to supermarkets, Kara Newman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
How does commodities trading work? -- The spice route -- The commodity that built a nation: corn futures -- Great grains -- Butter and egg men -- The mochaccino market: coffee, sugar, and cocoa -- Cattle call -- This little piggy made a market: the rise and fall of pork bellies -- When money grows on trees: produce futures -- Super soybeans -- The future of food futures? Contracts to consider
Control code
2012010138
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 194 p.
Isbn
9780231156707
Lccn
2012010138
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The secret financial life of food : from commodities markets to supermarkets, Kara Newman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
How does commodities trading work? -- The spice route -- The commodity that built a nation: corn futures -- Great grains -- Butter and egg men -- The mochaccino market: coffee, sugar, and cocoa -- Cattle call -- This little piggy made a market: the rise and fall of pork bellies -- When money grows on trees: produce futures -- Super soybeans -- The future of food futures? Contracts to consider
Control code
2012010138
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 194 p.
Isbn
9780231156707
Lccn
2012010138
Other physical details
ill.

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