Contested Global Landscapes

A Multidisciplinary Initiative of the Cornell Institute for the Social Sciences

jps_green_grabs_250As part of its series on land grabs, The Journal of Peasant Studies has released a collection of 5 new articles on the problem of recording accurate and reliable information on global land deals. The edition includes a contribution from Future Agricultures members Ian Scoones and Ruth Hall.

Here’s the description from the JPS:

“The recent ‘land rush’ precipitated by the convergent ‘crises’ of fuel, feed and food in 2007–08 has heightened the debate on the consequences of land investments.


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