Optimal Grade Definitions For Multiple Quality Characteristics
The growing importance of quality in agricultural markets makes effective segregation and grading essential to efficient marketing strategy. In this paper, we develop an economic model, potentially applicable to many products, to determine optimal segregation strategies based on multiple stochastic quality measures. The model is applied to Oklahoma wheat quality data.
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- David A. Hennessy & Thomas I. Wahl, 1997.
"Discount Schedules and Grower Incentives in Grain Marketing,"
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Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 79(3), pages 888-901.
- Hennessy, David A. & Wahl, Thomas I., 1997. "Discount Schedules and Grower Incentives in Grain Marketing," Staff General Research Papers 10672, Iowa State University, Department of Economics.
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