Local Polynomial Fitting and Spatial Price Relationships: Price Transmission in the EU Markets for Pigmeat
AbstractWe apply nonparametric methods to assess price transmission processes within the EU pig markets. We compare results derived from nonparametric regressions with those obtained using alternative nonlinear threshold models. Results show that nonparametric regressions support the parametric results. However, parametric techniques often suggest a higher degree of price transmission than that implied by threshold models.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Association of Agricultural Economists in its series 2006 Annual Meeting, August 12-18, 2006, Queensland, Australia with number 25388.
Date of creation: 2006
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Livestock Production/Industries; Marketing;
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