Cutting Verticals Down to Size: Congress, the Farms Bill, and Packer Control

The proposed amendment to the 2002 Farm Bill would have prohibited packer control of supply in the beef and pork industries. It offers an interesting study of the role agricultural economists can play in shaping and influencing policy debates. In the aftermath of the debate, the question is: Can the profession do better?


Issue Date:
2002
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/132140
Published in:
Choices, Volume 17, Issue 2
Total Pages:
4




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