Exploring Influencing Factors On Meat Consumption Decisions Through Probit Analysis: The Case Of Fresh Meat Demand In Belgium
AbstractMeat demand in Belgium has shown significant changes, especially with recent concerns about meat safety. Probit models are estimated to measure factors influencing consumer decision-making toward fresh meat. The probability of decreasing fresh meat consumption increases with greater attention to mass media stories. Demographics have a major impact, with age and presence of young children being particularly important.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) in its series 1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN with number 21540.
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fresh meat; probit; Belgium; consumer behavior; BSE; Consumer/Household Economics; Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety;
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