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Record-high food prices stoke fears for economy

(Reuters) –– Record-high food prices are moving to the top of policymaker agendas, driven by fears it could stoke inflation, protectionism and unrest and dent consumer demand in key emerging economies. The United Nations’ food agency (FAO) said Wednesday that food prices hit a record high last month, above 2008 levels when riots broke out […] Read more