Banks are among some of the most hated companies in America, largely for their role in causing a global financial crisis. That reputation could only get worse thanks to one of their more controversial practices: Food Speculation.
Key causes of hunger are natural disasters, conflict, poverty, poor agricultural infrastructure and over-exploitation of the environment. Recently, financial and economic crises have pushed more people into hunge.
Causes Of Starvation. Numerous factors can cause starvation. In some cases, a person can experience starvation even though plenty of food is nearby and available for consumption. In other cases, social, environmental and political factors can cause starvation.
Hunger affects more than 800 million people in the world and is a potentially deadly condition. There are five things that do contribute to most of the world's hunger: poverty, armed conflict, environmental overloa, discrimination, and lack or clout.
Developing countries are poor because they are hot, infertile, malaria-infested, and often landlocked. People cannot pay for the investments precisely because they are poor -- they are in what economists call a "poverty trap”.