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Price is definitely part of the solution, these industry experts said, but it is far from the only element to a complex, nuanced problem. Pic: Getty Images/DEA/G. SOSIO

Can price premiums eradicate child labor in the cocoa industry?

By Kristine Sherred

ConfectioneryNews spoke with three facets of the industry – a leading certifier, a boutique producer, a nonprofit – to understand the potential efficacy of higher prices paid to farmers. Read our analysis of the recent PLOS study focused on Ghana here.