Land Grabs

The politics of global land grabs is examined in a paper issued in May 2010 by Saturnino M. Borras Jr. and Jennifer Franco. It provides a very thoughtful analysis of the wide variety of "land property relations", such as transfers, leasing, redistribution, expropriation, purchase, etc., that get lumped together under "land grabs".

For the full document, Towards a Broader View of the Politics of Global Land Grab: Rethinking Land Issues, Reframing Resistance, click here.