Excise Taxes and Commodity Promotion: A Diagrammatic Motivation

This note shows how the solution to the promotion problem—the problem of locating the optimal level of advertising in a downstream market—can be motivated simply, diagrammatically, and without the need to resort to complicated mathematical arguments. The optimality condition is for the level of the farm price to remain invariant to marginal adjustments in the program.


Issue Date:
1998
Publication Type:
Journal Article
DOI and Other Identifiers:
0738-8950 (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/90444
Published in:
Journal of Agribusiness
Number 2
Volume 16
Page range:
187-192
Total Pages:
6




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