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We study firm reputation as a mechanism to assure product quality in perfectly competitive markets in a context in which both certification and trademarks are available. [...]
2010 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
The economics of geographical indications (GIs) is assessed within a vertical product differentiation framework that is consistent with the competitive structure of the a [...]
2008 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The dispute "European Communities - Protection of trademarks and geographical indications for agricultural products and foodstuffs" that opposes the European - Union to t [...]
2006 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
Since 1992, the European Union has protected high-quality agricultural products based on geographical origin using designations of geographical indications (GIs). U.S. pr [...]
2004 | Working or Discussion Paper |
More and more coffee-producing countries establish geographical indications (GIs) for their coffees. GIs are not only considered to be a useful tool for protecting an est [...]
2008 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
This paper investigates the impact of geographical origin labels on consumers' preferences. Specifically, we consider the preferences of Canadian consumers for extra vir [...]
2008 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
An increasing interest in geographical indications of origin (GIs) as a tool of product differentiation can be observed in the so-called specialty coffee sector. Similar [...]
2007 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
Worldwide, a segment of consumers can afford to pay substantial price premiums for very high quality agricultural products with attributes those consumers value. At the s [...]
2007 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The protection of geographical indications, organic certification and food quality assurance schemes are the cornerstones of European food quality policy. In this paper t [...]
2008 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
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 |