OPTIMAL STRATEGIES OF MARKETING COOPERATIVES REGARDING NONMEMBER BUSINESS

This paper analyzes the pricing and output decisions of a cooperative that purchases and processes an agricultural raw product from both member and nonmember producers. Because of the complexity of the optimality conditions, simulation analysis is used to demonstrate solutions for various scenarios under monopsony market structure.


Issue Date:
1999
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/21710
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/21710
Total Pages:
15
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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