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Richard J. Volpe III

Personal Details

First Name:Richard
Middle Name:J.
Last Name:Volpe
Suffix:III
RePEc Short-ID:pvo185
http://www.ers.usda.gov/ers-staff-directory/richard-volpe.aspx#.UWcTCjeReJo

Affiliation

Economic Research Service
Department of Agriculture
Government of the United States

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
http://www.ers.usda.gov/

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202-694-5700
1400 Independence Ave.,SW, Mail Stop 1800, Washington, DC 20250-1800
RePEc:edi:ersgvus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Bonanno, Alessandro & Chenarides, Lauren & Volpe, Richard III, 2013. "The Size vs. Health Trade-off in Lower-Income Households’ Food Choices: The Case of Fluid Milk," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 149832, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  2. Volpe, Richard J., III, 2013. "Outlook for U.S. Retail Food Prices and Inflation (Power Point)," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2013 146782, United States Department of Agriculture.
  3. Kumcu, Aylin & Volpe, Richard III, 2013. "Disaggregated Retail Food Price Indices Using Homescan Data: An Application to Income Levels and SNAP Benefits," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 150985, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  4. Li, Chenguang & Volpe, Richard III, 2013. "Driving Factors of Retail Price Variation," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 150486, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  5. Volpe, Richard III & Park, Timothy A. & Hennessy, David A. & Jensen, Helen H., 2013. "Somatic Cell Counts in Dairy Marketing: Quantile Regression for Count Data," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 151425, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  6. Volpe, Richard J., III, 2012. "OUTLOOK FOR U.S. RETAIL FOOD PRICES AND INFLATION, 2012 (PowerPoint)," Agricultural Outlook Forum 2012 126295, United States Department of Agriculture.
  7. Richard J. Volpe III & Nathalie Lavoie, 2006. "The Effect of Wal-Mart Supercenters on Grocery Prices in New England," Working Papers 2006-8, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Department of Resource Economics.

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. Richard Volpe, 2013. "Promotional Competition Between Supermarket Chains," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 42(1), pages 45-61, February.
  3. Richard J. Volpe & Chenguang Li, 2012. "Erratum: On the Frequency, Depth, and Duration of Sales at High–Low Pricing Supermarkets," Agribusiness, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(3), pages 375-375, June.
  4. Richard J. Volpe & Chenguang Li, 2012. "On the Frequency, Depth, and Duration of Sales at High–Low Pricing Supermarkets," Agribusiness, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(2), pages /, March.
  5. Richard J. Volpe & Nathalie Lavoie, 2008. "The Effect of Wal-Mart Supercenters on Grocery Prices in New England," Review of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 30(1), pages 4-26.
  6. Volpe, Richard J., III, 0. "Food Retailers Adjust Private-Label Prices as Costs and Consumer Demand Change," Amber Waves, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, issue 1, March.

Citations

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Working papers

  1. Li, Chenguang & Volpe, Richard III, 2013. "Driving Factors of Retail Price Variation," 2013 Annual Meeting, August 4-6, 2013, Washington, D.C. 150486, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.

    Cited by:

    1. Asche, Frank & Larsen, Thomas A. & Smith, Martin D. & Sogn-Grundvåg, Geir & Young, James A., 2015. "Pricing of eco-labels with retailer heterogeneity," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 53(C), pages 82-93.

  2. Richard J. Volpe III & Nathalie Lavoie, 2006. "The Effect of Wal-Mart Supercenters on Grocery Prices in New England," Working Papers 2006-8, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Department of Resource Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Courtemanche, Charles & Carden, Art, 2011. "Competing with Costco and Sam's Club: Warehouse Club Entry and Grocery Prices," UNCG Economics Working Papers 11-7, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Department of Economics.
    2. Bonanno, Alessandro & Ghosh, Gaurav S., 2010. "SNAP Efficacy and Food Access – A Nationwide Spatial Analysis," 115th Joint EAAE/AAEA Seminar, September 15-17, 2010, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany 116437, European Association of Agricultural Economists;Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
    3. Gullstrand Joakim & Jörgensen Christian, 2012. "Local Price Competition: The Case of Swedish Food Retailers," Journal of Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization, De Gruyter, vol. 10(1), pages 1-27, March.
    4. Hovhannisyan, Vardges & Stiegert, Kyle W., 2011. "Imperfect Competition between Milk Manufacturers and Retailers in a Midwestern State in the U.S," 2011 Annual Meeting, February 5-8, 2011, Corpus Christi, Texas 98844, Southern Agricultural Economics Association.
    5. Martens, Bobby J. & Dooley, Frank J. & Florax, Raymond J.G.M., 2010. "A Spatial Analysis of the Effect of Entry by Supercenter and Warehouse Club Retailers on Grocery Sales," Journal of Food Distribution Research, Food Distribution Research Society, vol. 41(2), July.
    6. Rebecca Cleary & Rigoberto Lopez, 2014. "Supermarket responses to Wal-Mart Supercenter expansion: a structural approach," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 47(3), pages 905-925, November.
    7. Tina L. Saitone & Richard J. Sexton, 2017. "Agri-food supply chain: evolution and performance with conflicting consumer and societal demands," European Review of Agricultural Economics, Foundation for the European Review of Agricultural Economics, vol. 44(4), pages 634-657.
    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. Richard J. Volpe III & Nathalie Lavoie, 2008. "The Effect of Wal-Mart Supercenters on Grocery Prices in New England," Review of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 30(1), pages 4-26.
    10. Secor, William & Çakır, Metin, 2016. "Impacts from a retail grocery acquisition: Do national and store brand prices respond differently?," 2016 Annual Meeting, July 31-August 2, 2016, Boston, Massachusetts 235945, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
    11. Bonanno, Alessandro, 2008. "An Empirical Investigation of Wal-Mart’s Expansion into Food Retailing," Research Reports 149931, University of Connecticut, Food Marketing Policy Center.
    12. Todd, Jessica E. & Mancino, Lisa & Leibtag, Ephraim S. & Tripodo, Christina, 2010. "Methodology Behind Quarterly Food- at- Home Price Database," Technical Bulletins 184309, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
    13. Alessandro Bonanno, 2010. "An empirical investigation of Wal-Mart's expansion into food retailing," Agribusiness, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(2), pages 220-242.
    14. 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.
    15. Zimmerman, Paul R., 2009. "The competitive impact of hypermarket retailers on gasoline prices," MPRA Paper 20248, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    16. Rojas Christian & Lavoie Nathalie & Wang Shinn-Shyr, 2012. "Buyer Power and Vertically Differentiated Retailers," Journal of Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization, De Gruyter, vol. 10(1), pages 1-28, July.

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.

    Cited by:

    1. Rudi, Jeta & Çakir, Metin, 2015. "The Effect of Grocery Shopping Frequency on the Healthfulness of Food Purchases," 143rd Joint EAAE/AAEA Seminar, March 25-27, 2015, Naples, Italy 202717, European Association of Agricultural Economists.
    2. Rudi, Jeta & Çakır, Metin, 2017. "Vice or virtue: How shopping frequency affects healthfulness of food choices," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 69(C), pages 207-217.
    3. Courtemanche, Charles & Denteh, Augustine & Tchernis, Rusty, 2018. "Estimating the Associations between SNAP and Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Food Purchases with Imperfect Administrative Measures of Participation," IZA Discussion Papers 11412, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    4. Rudkin, Simon, 2015. "Supermarket Interventions and Diet in areas of Limited Retail Access: Policy Suggestions from the Seacroft Intervention Study," MPRA Paper 62434, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    5. Rahkovsky, Ilya & Snyder, Samantha, 2015. "Food Choices and Store Proximity," Economic Research Report 210316, United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.
    6. Zhen, Chen, 2014. "Quantifying the Effects of Food Access and Prices on Food-at-home Demand," 2014 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2014, Minneapolis, Minnesota 170511, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
    7. Cureton, Colin & King, Robert P. & Warren, Cael & Grannon, Katherine Young & Hoolihan, Courtney & Janowiec, Mark & Nanney, Marilyn S., 2017. "Factors associated with the healthfulness of food shelf orders," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 71(C), pages 124-131.

  2. Richard Volpe, 2013. "Promotional Competition Between Supermarket Chains," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 42(1), pages 45-61, February.

    Cited by:

    1. Rebecca Cleary & Rigoberto Lopez, 2014. "Supermarket responses to Wal-Mart Supercenter expansion: a structural approach," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 47(3), pages 905-925, November.
    2. Inderst, Roman & Obradovits, Martin, 2015. "Too Much Attention on Low Prices? Loss Leading in a Model of Sales with Salient Thinkers," CEPR Discussion Papers 10813, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.

  3. Richard J. Volpe & Chenguang Li, 2012. "Erratum: On the Frequency, Depth, and Duration of Sales at High–Low Pricing Supermarkets," Agribusiness, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(3), pages 375-375, June.

    Cited by:

    1. Bogomolova, Svetlana & Dunn, Steven & Trinh, Giang & Taylor, Jennifer & Volpe, Richard J., 2015. "Price promotion landscape in the US and UK: Depicting retail practice to inform future research agenda," Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, Elsevier, vol. 25(C), pages 1-11.

  4. Richard J. Volpe & Chenguang Li, 2012. "On the Frequency, Depth, and Duration of Sales at High–Low Pricing Supermarkets," Agribusiness, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(2), pages /, March.

    Cited by:

    1. Tina L. Saitone & Richard J. Sexton & Richard J. Volpe, 2015. "A Wicked Problem? Cost Containment in the Women, Infants and Children Program," Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 37(3), pages 378-402.
    2. Bogomolova, Svetlana & Dunn, Steven & Trinh, Giang & Taylor, Jennifer & Volpe, Richard J., 2015. "Price promotion landscape in the US and UK: Depicting retail practice to inform future research agenda," Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, Elsevier, vol. 25(C), pages 1-11.

  5. Richard J. Volpe & Nathalie Lavoie, 2008. "The Effect of Wal-Mart Supercenters on Grocery Prices in New England," Review of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 30(1), pages 4-26.
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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 6 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (4) 2006-11-18 2013-06-24 2013-07-05 2013-07-05
  2. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (2) 2006-11-18 2013-06-24
  3. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2006-11-18
  4. NEP-MKT: Marketing (1) 2006-11-18
  5. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2006-11-18

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