COST STRUCTURES OF PORK SLAUGHTER AND PROCESSING FIRMS: BEHAVIORAL AND PERFORMANCE IMPLICATIONS

The cost structure of pork slaughter and processing plants and firms has significant behavioral and competitive implications. A survey of selected large slaughter and processing firms probed into fixed and variable costs for single and double shift plants, and capacity utilization and multiplant effects on cost levels. Behavioral implications are considered.


Issue Date:
1997
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/18250
Total Pages:
23
Series Statement:
Staff Paper 287




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