Sean Turnell on the negative aspects to providing aid to Myanmar farmers, Business and Economics, Macquarie University

Sean Turnell on the negative aspects to providing aid to Myanmar farmers, Business and Economics, Macquarie University

Created: 23 Aug 2013

Sean Turnell

Publication: Myanmar Times
Title: Move to aid farmers may devastate sector
Date: 4 August, 2013

Excerpt:

“Minimum prices for crops sounds attractive” but the reality is more complex, he said. “We have an example currently on display in Thailand,” he added, referring to that country’s rice-pledging scheme that has eroded its export power and cost the government billions of dollars.

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