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Restricting Intra-industry Quota Transfers in Agriculture: Who Gains, Who Loses?


  • Abraham Hollander


Restricting the trade of quota among firms in supply-managed sectors of agricultural benefits large producers whose unit costs are in the middle range of the cost distribution in their industry. This result is due to the fact that quantity regulation is accompanied by controls on the wholesale price.

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  • Abraham Hollander, 1993. "Restricting Intra-industry Quota Transfers in Agriculture: Who Gains, Who Loses?," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 26(4), pages 969-975, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:cje:issued:v:26:y:1993:i:4:p:969-75

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    1. Herve Guyomard & Louis Pascal Mahe, 1994. "Modelling a siphon on quota transfers : application to milk in France," Post-Print hal-01601611, HAL.

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