Unpublished World Bank Report Puts Biofuel Mandates to Blame for 75 Percent Increase in Food Prices

Michael Giberson On July 4, The Guardian newspaper reported: Biofuels have forced global food prices up by 75% – far more than previously estimated – according to a confidential World Bank report obtained by the Guardian. The damning unpublished assessment is based on the most detailed analysis of the crisis so far, carried out by … More Unpublished World Bank Report Puts Biofuel Mandates to Blame for 75 Percent Increase in Food PricesMore Unpublished World Bank Report Puts Biofuel Mandates to Blame for 75 Percent Increase in Food Prices