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Exchange rate pass-through, price discrimination, and US meat export prices

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  • Dragan Miljkovic
  • Gary Brester
  • John Marsh

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Exports are becoming increasingly important for US livestock and poultry producers. Consequently, meat industry participants are concerned about the potential impacts of variations in relative currency values. These effects are considered by quantifying the impacts of relative exchange rates on US beef, pork and poultry export prices. In addition, the impacts of GATT and NAFTA agreements on exchange rate pass-through are considered. The results indicate incomplete exchange rate pass-through occurs for several countries. Trade liberalization under GATT has positively influenced US beef and poultry export prices.

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Article provided by Taylor & Francis Journals in its journal Applied Economics.

Volume (Year): 35 (2003)
Issue (Month): 6 ()
Pages: 641-650

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  1. Miljkovic, Dragan & Mostad, Daniel, 2005. "Impact of Changes in Dietary Preferences on U.S. Retail Demand for Beef: Health Concerns and the Role of Media," Journal of Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics Association of Georgia, vol. 23(2).
  2. Miljkovic, Dragan & Jin, Hyun Joung, 2005. "Import Demand for Quality in Japanese Beef Markets," 2005 Conference (49th), February 9-11, 2005, Coff's Harbour, Australia 137936, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society.
  3. Miljkovic, Dragan & Jin, Hyun Joung, 2006. "Import Demand for Quality in the Japanese Beef Market," Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, Northeastern Agricultural and Resource Economics Association, vol. 35(2), October.

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