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Marc J. Cohen is a Senior Researcher on Humanitarian Policy and Climate Change at Oxfam America and a Professorial Lecturer in International Development at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University. He has several publications on food security in Haiti, and is co-author of the paper “The Food Price Crisis and Urban Food (In)security,” written for the International Institute for Environment and Development and the UN Population Fund (2009). Dr. Cohen is also Co-Editor and contributor to two books on the world food crisis:  The Global Food Crisis: Governance Challenges and Opportunities (Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2009) and Global Food-price Shocks and Poor People: Themes and Case Studies (Routledge, 2011). He received his PhD in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.