POLITICAL ECONOMY DETERMINANTS OF TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO U.S. AGRICULTURAL EXPORTS

Political economy determinants of questionable technical barriers applied to U.S. agricultural exports are evaluated using PROBIT and Poisson regression techniques. Results indicate the incidence of such barriers can increase when domestic agriculture is large relative to consumption, when producers are less competitive in international markets, and when the anticipated future level of protection through other forms of government intervention decreases.


Issue Date:
1999
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/21499
Total Pages:
15
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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