An Investigation of Factors that Influence the Survival of Contracts in the DOCa Rioja Wine Industry
This study applied a multi-theoretical perspective to explore factors that determine the duration of continuing supply relationships between grape processors and growers. Our empirical study employed hazard rate models with time-varying covariates, using data from supply contracts between wineries and growers in the DOCa Rioja wine industry. We found evidence that rates of contract termination: (1) decrease with the level of site-specificity in the processor-grower relationship; (2) increase with the existence of market uncertainty; (3) decrease with the existence of monitoring; and (4) increase (rather than decrease) over time. Copyright 2010, Oxford University Press.
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Volume (Year): 32 (2010)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
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