06/10/2011 09:26 am ET Updated Aug 10, 2011

Harvard And Vanderbilt Reportedly Use Hedge Funds To 'Land Grab' In Africa

Harvard and other major American universities are working through British hedge funds and European financial speculators to buy or lease vast areas of African farmland in deals, some of which may force many thousands of people off their land, according to a new study.

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