ANALYSIS OF THE IMPACT OF MARKET CHARACTERISTICS ON CITY FOOD PRICES

The objective of the research reported in this paper was to develop a model that explains food price variation among urban markets. The principal hypotheses was that specific elements of market structure as well as basic supply and demand variables are causa}ly linked to food prices in grocery stores and that inclusion of only concentration measures could produce specification bias.


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Issue Date:
1976-08
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Conference Paper/ Presentation
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https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/284011
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English
Total Pages:
18




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