Rice Revolution Ahead?

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From the NYTimes >>

"Rising prices and a growing fear of scarcity have prompted some of the world’s largest rice producers to announce drastic limits on the amount of rice they export."

And The Economist >>

I remember when Indira Gandhi was kicked out of office when the price of onions got too high. And rice is the staple food of most of Asia... It's all about the price of rice.

And then there's Marie Antoinette who, it turns out, did not say: "Qu’ils mangent de la brioche" (let 'em eat cake)...

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