Food, Rising Costs and Crime

In the ongoing saga of commodity price increase theory drives crime, I took a look at some of the data over agriculture indexes for the globe. The recent skyrocketing increase has been felt by us all at the store in the doubling of some core raw goods. However, those in less fortunate countries that already have high corruption barometer indexes have a double wammy. Time will only tell, but we should all track the data to see if it plays out as a precursor for the future. Take a look at the data on mogabay.com or the world bank and see for yourself.