An Ugly Investment

Jeevan Sivasubramaniam Posted by Jeevan Sivasubramaniam, Managing Director, Editorial, Berrett-Koehler Publishers Inc.



An Ugly Investment
Investing in farming in foreign countries seems, at first, to be a beneficial thing for all involved, but as a recent BBC report states, that's not the case. The investments benefit the wealthy nations that lease land abroad, but the locals in those underdeveloped foreign nations often pay a price and don't come out ahead for this "investment."