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This article discusses some economic issues linked to the 2006 European regulation regarding geographical indications. Economic implications of this regulation for foreig [...]
2009 | Journal Article |
As worldwide consumer demand for high-quality products and for information about these products increases, labels and geographical indications (GIs) can serve to signal q [...]
2007 | Working or Discussion Paper |
This paper examines the incentive of atomistic agricultural producers within a specific geographical region to differentiate and collectively market products. We develop [...]
2006 | Working or Discussion Paper |
This paper revisits the issue of the regulatory choice between a mandatory label and a minimum-quality standard. When the cost of regulation is relatively low, we show th [...]
2005 | Working or Discussion Paper |
There are two basic types of legal regime for the protection of geographical indications (GIs). Some systems, notably that of the European Union, define and treat GIs as [...]
2009 | Journal Article |
In the context of the wine industry, we investigate producers' choice between geographical indications and brand advertising to convey information to consumers. Producers [...]
2006 | Working or Discussion Paper |
An investigation of financing an inspection policy while allowing the enforcement of a market regulation is described. A simple model shows that the intensity of controls [...]
2005 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Geographical indications emerged on the international scene at the centre of three highly debated subjects: intellectual property, international trade and agricultural po [...]
2010 | Journal Article |
This paper empirically explores the link between quality and concentration in a cross-section of manufactured goods. Using concentration data and product quality indicato [...]
2006 | Working or Discussion Paper |
This paper reviews the economic effects of collective-quality promotion through a survey of the recent literature devoted to common labeling and professional groups. Bene [...]
2005 | Working or Discussion Paper |