In the trade in the U.S. prisons have noodles emerged as the most valuable commodity.
the Noodles come with a higher value than tobacco, according to a new study that the BBC talks about.
According to the researcher behind the study, Michael Gibson-Light, is the reason why the noodles are so sought-after among the prisoners to matportionerna in prisons has become increasingly smaller over the last few decades.
in Addition, the quality of the food deteriorated, according to the Gibson-Light.
the Noodles are exchanged, for example other groceries, but also against the clothing and hygiene products and services such as washing and cleaning, says the researcher.
They are also used as a substitute for chips when the prisoners play cards.