Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login

Ephraim Leibtag

Contents:

This is information that was supplied by Ephraim Leibtag in registering through RePEc. If you are Ephraim Leibtag , you may change this information at the RePEc Author Service. Or if you are not registered and would like to be listed as well, register at the RePEc Author Service. When you register or update your RePEc registration, you may identify the papers and articles you have authored.

Personal Details

First Name: Ephraim
Middle Name:
Last Name: Leibtag
Suffix:

RePEc Short-ID: ple514

Email: [This author has chosen not to make the email address public]
Homepage:
Postal Address:
Phone:

Affiliation

Economic Research Service
Department of Agriculture
Government of the United States
Location: Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
Homepage: http://www.ers.usda.gov/
Email:
Phone: 202-694-5050
Fax: 202-694-5700
Postal: 1400 Independence Ave.,SW, Mail Stop 1800, Washington, DC 20250-1800
Handle: RePEc:edi:ersgvus (more details at EDIRC)

Works

as in new window

Working papers

  1. Volpe, Richard & Leibtag, Ephraim & Roeger, Edward, 2013. "How Transport Costs Affect Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Prices," Economic Research Report 161355, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  2. Roeger, Edward & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2011. "Produce Sourcing and Transportation Cost Effects on Wholesale Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Prices," 2011 Annual Meeting, July 24-26, 2011, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 103696, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  3. Todd, Jessica E. & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Penberthy, Corttney, 2011. "Geographic Differences in the Relative Price of Healthy Foods," Economic Information Bulletin 117976, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  4. Roeger, Edward & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2011. "How Retail Beef and Bread Prices Respond to Changes in Ingredient and Input and Costs," Economic Research Report 102757, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  5. Volpe, Richard J., III & Okrent, Abigail M. & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2011. "The Effect of Retailer Concentration and Store Format on Consumers’ Food Purchasing Decisions," 2011 Annual Meeting, July 24-26, 2011, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 103448, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  6. Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Todd, Jessica E. & Mancino, Lisa, 2010. "Determinants of Geographic Variation in U.S. Food Prices," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61023, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  7. Cakir, Metin & Balagtas, Joseph Valdes & Binkley, James K. & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2010. "The Economics of Reducing Package Size: Consumer response and returns to manufacturers," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61600, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  8. Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Barker, Catherine & Dutko, Paula, 2010. "How Much Lower Are Prices at Discount Stores? An Examination of Retail Food Prices," Economic Research Report 96767, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  9. Roeger, Edward & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2010. "The Magnitude and Timing of Retail Beef and Bread Price Response to Changes in Input Costs," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61041, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  10. Todd, Jessica E. & Mancino, Lisa & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Tripodo, Christina, 2010. "Methodology Behind the Quarterly Food-at-Home Price Database," Technical Bulletins 97799, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  11. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2010. "Outlook for U.S. Retail Food Prices and Inflation in 2010 (PowerPoint)," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2010 62074, United States Department of Agriculture.
  12. Dong, Diansheng & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2010. "Promoting Fruit and Vegetable Consumption: Are Coupons More Effective Than Pure Price Discounts?," Economic Research Report 94853, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  13. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2009. "Outlook for U.S. Retail Food Prices and Inflation in 2009 (PowerPoint)," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2009 50586, United States Department of Agriculture.
  14. Berck, Peter & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Villas-Boas, Sofia B. & Solis, Alex, 2009. "Patterns of Pass-through of Commodity Price Shocks to Retail Prices," Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley, Working Paper Series qt546195ms, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, UC Berkeley.
  15. Todd, Jessica E. & Mancino, Lisa & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Tripodo, Christina, 2009. "A Quarterly Food-at-Home Price Database for the U.S," 2009 Pre-Conference Workshop, August 16, 2009, Diet and Obesity: Role of Prices and Policies 53341, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  16. Liran Einav & Ephraim Leibtag & Aviv Nevo, 2008. "Not-so-Classical Measurement Errors: A Validation Study of Homescan," NBER Working Papers 14436, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  17. Carlson, Andrea & Lino, Mark & Juan, WenYen & Marcoe, Kristin & Bente, Lisa & Hiza, Hazel A. B. & Guenther, Patricia M. & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2008. "Development of the CNPP Prices Database," CNPP Reports 45851, United States Department of Agriculture, Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.
  18. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2008. "Measuring Retail Food Price Variation: Does the Data Source Matter?," 2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida 5976, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  19. Rachel Griffith & Ephraim Leibtag & Andrew Leicester & Aviv Nevo, 2008. "Timing and Quantity of Consumer Purchases and the Consumer Price Index," NBER Working Papers 14433, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  20. Einav, Liran & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Nevo, Aviv, 2008. "On the Accuracy of Nielsen Homescan Data," Economic Research Report 56490, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  21. Beach, Robert H. & Kuchler, Fred & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Zhen, Chen, 2008. "The Effects of Avian Influenza News on Consumer Purchasing Behavior: A Case Study of Italian Consumers' Retail Purchases," Economic Research Report 56477, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  22. Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Nakamura, Alice & Nakamura, Emi & Zerom, Dawit, 2007. "Cost Pass-Through In The U.S. Coffee Industry," Economic Research Report 7253, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  23. Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Lynch, Kara, 2007. "Where and How: Low-Income Consumer Food Shopping Behavior," 2007 Annual Meeting, July 29-August 1, 2007, Portland, Oregon TN 9961, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  24. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2007. "Can Food Stamps Do More to Improve Food Choices? An Economic Perspective-Stretching the Food Stamp Dollar: Regional Price Differences Affect Affordability of Food," Economic Information Bulletin 59428, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  25. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2007. "Retail Food Price Outlook: 2007 (PowerPoint)," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2007 8054, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Outlook Forum.
  26. Guthrie, Joanne F. & Andrews, Margaret S. & Frazao, Elizabeth & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Lin, Biing-Hwan & Mancino, Lisa & Nord, Mark & Prell, Mark A. & Smallwood, David M. & Variyam, Jayachandran N. & V, 2007. "Can Food Stamps Do More to Improve Food Choices? An Economic Perspective," Economic Information Bulletin 59417, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  27. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2006. "The Impact of Nontraditional Retailers on Retail Dairy Prices and the Dairy CPI," 2006 Annual meeting, July 23-26, Long Beach, CA 21294, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  28. King, Robert P. & Damon, Amy L. & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2006. "Household Food Expenditures across Income Groups: Do Poor Households Spend Differently than Rich Ones?," 2006 Annual meeting, July 23-26, Long Beach, CA 21470, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  29. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2006. "The Impact of Changing Retail Services on the Grocery Store Producer Price Index," 2006 Annual meeting, July 23-26, Long Beach, CA 21227, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  30. Jerry Hausman & Ephraim Leibtag, 2006. "Consumer Benefits from Increased Competition in Shopping Outlets: Measuring the Effect of Wal-Mart," CeMMAP working papers CWP06/06, Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice, Institute for Fiscal Studies.
  31. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2006. "The Impact Of Big-Box Stores On Retail Food Prices And The Consumer Price Index," Economic Research Report 7238, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  32. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2006. "2006 Retail Food Price Outlook (Power Point Presentation)," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2006 33369, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Outlook Forum.
  33. Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Mancino, Lisa, 2005. "Food Dynamics and USDA's New Dietary Guidelines," Economic Information Bulletin 59399, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  34. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2005. "The Outlook For Food Prices In 2005," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2005 32805, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Outlook Forum.
  35. Davis, David E. & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2005. "Interstate Variation In Wic Food Package Costs: The Role Of Food Prices, Caseload Composition, And Cost-Containment Practices," Food Assistance and Nutrition Research Reports 33811, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  36. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2004. "The Outlook For Food Prices In 2004," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2004 33024, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Outlook Forum.
  37. King, Robert P. & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Behl, Ajay S., 2004. "Supermarket Characteristics And Operating Costs In Low-Income Areas," Agricultural Economics Reports 34003, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  38. Jerry Hausman & Ephraim Leibtag, 2004. "CPI Bias from Supercenters: Does the BLS Know that Wal-Mart Exists?," NBER Working Papers 10712, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  39. Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Kaufman, Phillip R., 2003. "Exploring Food Purchase Behavior of Low-Income Households: How Do They Economize?," Agricultural Information Bulletins 33711, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
  40. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2003. "The Outlook For Food Prices In 2003," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2003 33175, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Outlook Forum.

Articles

  1. Richard Volpe & Abigail Okrent & Ephraim Leibtag, 2013. "The Effect of Supercenter-format Stores on the Healthfulness of Consumers' Grocery Purchases," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 95(3), pages 568-589.
  2. Damon, Amy L. & King, Robert P. & Leibtag, Ephraim, 2013. "First of the month effect: Does it apply across food retail channels?," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 41(C), pages 18-27.
  3. Matthew Harding & Ephraim Leibtag & Michael F. Lovenheim, 2012. "The Heterogeneous Geographic and Socioeconomic Incidence of Cigarette Taxes: Evidence from Nielsen Homescan Data," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 4(4), pages 169-98, November.
  4. Roeger, Edward & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2011. "Food Commodity Cost Pass-Through to Food Prices Not Uniform," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, June.
  5. Chad D. Meyerhoefer & Ephraim S. Leibtag, 2010. "A Spoonful of Sugar Helps the Medicine Go Down: the Relationship Between Food Prices and Medical Expenditures on Diabetes," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 92(5), pages 1271-1282.
  6. Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Dutko, Paula, 2010. "Market Share Affects Price Differences Between Discount and Traditional Food Retailers," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, December.
  7. Liran Einav & Ephraim Leibtag & Aviv Nevo, 2010. "Recording discrepancies in Nielsen Homescan data: Are they present and do they matter?," Quantitative Marketing and Economics, Springer, vol. 8(2), pages 207-239, June.
  8. Todd, Jessica E. & Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2010. "New Database Shows Substantial Geographic Food Price Variation," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, September.
  9. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2009. "Research Areas: Validation Study Tests Accuracy of Homescan Data," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, June.
  10. Christian Broda & Ephraim Leibtag & David E. Weinstein, 2009. "The Role of Prices in Measuring the Poor's Living Standards," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 23(2), pages 77-97, Spring.
  11. Chen Zhen & Justin L. Taylor & Mary K. Muth & Ephraim Leibtag, 2009. "Understanding Differences in Self-Reported Expenditures between Household Scanner Data and Diary Survey Data: A Comparison of Homescan and Consumer Expenditure Survey," Review of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 31(3), pages 470-492, 09.
  12. Rachel Griffith & Ephraim Leibtag & Andrew Leicester & Aviv Nevo, 2009. "Consumer Shopping Behavior: How Much Do Consumers Save?," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 23(2), pages 99-120, Spring.
  13. Ephraim Leibtag, 2009. "How Much and How Quick? Pass through of Commodity and Input Cost Changes to Retail Food Prices," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 91(5), pages 1462-1467.
  14. Peter Berck & Ephraim Leibtag & Alex Solis & Sofia Villas-Boas, 2009. "Patterns of Pass-through of Commodity Price Shocks to Retail Prices," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 91(5), pages 1456-1461.
  15. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2008. "Corn Records Near Record High, But What About Food Costs?," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, February.
  16. Mancino, Lisa & Kuchler, Fred & Leibtag, Ephraim, 2008. "Getting consumers to eat more whole-grains: The role of policy, information, and food manufacturers," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 33(6), pages 489-496, December.
  17. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2008. "Retail Food Prices Vary Significantly Across U.S. Region," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, February.
  18. Jerry Hausman & Ephraim Leibtag, 2007. "Consumer benefits from increased competition in shopping outlets: Measuring the effect of Wal-Mart," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 22(7), pages 1157-1177.
  19. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2007. "Coffee Bean Price Changes Pass Through to Grocery Shelves," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, April.
  20. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2006. "Forecasting Retail Food Prices in 2006," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, February.
  21. Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Kaufman, Phillip R., 2006. "How Low-Income Households Economize on Groceries," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, April.
  22. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2006. "Despite Katrina, Overall Food Prices Stable," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, September.
  23. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2005. "Where You Shop Matters: Store Formats Drive Variation in Retail Food Prices," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, November.
  24. Nord, Mark & Leibtag, Ephraim, 2005. "Is the 'Cost of Enough Food' Lower in Rural Areas?," The Review of Regional Studies, Southern Regional Science Association, vol. 35(3), pages 291-310.
  25. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2004. "How Do Mass Marketers Affect Food Prices?," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, September.
  26. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2003. "Low-Income Households Spend Less on Food," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, September.
  27. Leibtag, Ephraim S., 2003. "Do Changing Retail Markets Mean Higher Food Prices?," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, February.

Chapters

  1. Jerry Hausman & Ephraim Leibtag, 2009. "CPI Bias from Supercenters: Does the BLS Know that Wal-Mart Exists?," NBER Chapters, in: Price Index Concepts and Measurement, pages 203-231 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

NEP Fields

16 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (9) 2006-05-07 2008-11-18 2009-10-24 2010-11-06 2010-12-04 2011-01-03 2011-05-07 2011-12-19 2013-12-20. Author is listed
  2. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (4) 2005-12-19 2006-04-26 2010-12-04 2011-05-07. Author is listed
  3. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2006-04-23
  4. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (2) 2004-09-30 2005-12-21
  5. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2013-12-20
  6. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2008-10-28
  7. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2005-12-14
  8. NEP-MKT: Marketing (5) 2005-12-14 2006-04-23 2008-10-28 2010-11-06 2010-12-04. Author is listed
  9. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2013-12-20

Statistics

This author is among the top 5% authors according to these criteria:
  1. Number of Distinct Works
  2. Closeness measure in co-authorship network
  3. Betweenness measure in co-authorship network

Most cited item

Most downloaded item (past 12 months)

Access and download statistics for all items

Co-authorship network on CollEc

Corrections

For general information on how to correct material on RePEc, see these instructions.

To update listings or check citations waiting for approval, Ephraim Leibtag should log into the RePEc Author Service

To make corrections to the bibliographic information of a particular item, find the technical contact on the abstract page of that item. There, details are also given on how to add or correct references and citations.

To link different versions of the same work, where versions have a different title, use this form. Note that if the versions have a very similar title and are in the author's profile, the links will usually be created automatically.

Please note that most corrections can take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.