GIBRAT'S LAW AND GROWTH OF AGRICULTURAL MARKETING COOPERATIVES

Gibrat's law is that growth rate and size are independent. Various empirical tests of the validity of Gibrat's law for regional marketing cooperatives in the United States are presented. The empirical tests do not support Gibrat's law and support the hypothesis of minimum efficient size among marketing cooperatives.


Issue Date:
1979-07
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/278288
Language:
English
Total Pages:
13




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