Joel Brinkley, a professor of journalism, spoke to VOA Khmer recently about his book and possible solutions to Cambodia’s “curse.”
An estimated 2.3 million hectares were given over as concessions to private companies in recent years, Adhoc recently reported.
The 27-minute film follows the work of a leading NGO working to rally support for an end to widespread land grabbing in Cambodia.
A United Nations-appointed rights watchdog is calling on Cambodia to bridge the widening gap between the rich and the poor.
The survey questioned 2,000 people in face-to-face responses in November and December last year.
Cambodia held its annual Plow Ceremony on Wednesday, with royal oxen predicting a good year for beans and corn.
Subedi told about 100 evictees from Borei Keila and the Boeung Kak lake development site that he had a “great deal of sympathy".
In an account published in the English-language daily, the reporters said they had not witnessed the shooting directly.
The rights group Adhoc reported in March an increase in land concessions that ranged from 70 to 99 years.
The FAO predicts world rice production at the paddy level will exceed 730 million tons for 2012 - up almost two percent from 2011.
Around 200 residents of the embattled Boeung Kak lake neighborhood gathered outside Phnom Penh court on Friday.
Wutty's death provoked outrage from rights groups, who claim the government frequently turns a blind eye to illegal logging.