WELFARE ANALYSIS AND POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE CALIFORNIA RAISIN MARKETING ORDER

This empirical study analyzes the economic implications of reorganizing the California raisin marketing order. Welfare changes are examined for several groups when volume control and price discrimination policies are adopted singly and in combination. Results indicate that benefits from combinations of programs are highly sensitive to elasticities of pooled demand.


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Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/20019
Total Pages:
21
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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