Assumptions that food price inflation will soon become 'yesterday's issue' are misplaced, with higher global prices set to be a long-term phenomenon, according to Alastair Newton, chief political analyst at Lehman Brothers.
Furthermore, he believes that there are significant implications of higher prices for a range of countries which are of direct relevance to financial markets. These include impacts on economic performance...
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