China’s food crisis is exacerbated by world environment, covid-19, floods and corrupt officials…

China’s food crisis is exacerbated by world environment, covid-19, floods and corrupt officials…

As food prices have been rising over the past few months and Beijing has been feeling the pinch, part of the action taken by the Chinese government has been a massive arrest of corrupt officials, large and small, in the food system. The question is, will this work?