Waiting for the Invisible Hand: Market Power and Endogenous Information in the Modern Market for Food
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- Trenton Smith & Hayley Chouinard & Philip Wandschneider, 2009. "Waiting for the Invisible Hand: Market Power and Endogenous Information in the Modern Market for Food," Working Papers 2009-07, School of Economic Sciences, Washington State University.
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Keywordscredence goods; history; food policy; certification;
- D23 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Organizational Behavior; Transaction Costs; Property Rights
- D83 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Search; Learning; Information and Knowledge; Communication; Belief; Unawareness
- I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
- Q18 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture - - - Agricultural Policy; Food Policy
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- NEP-AGR-2009-10-17 (Agricultural Economics)
- NEP-COM-2009-10-17 (Industrial Competition)
- NEP-HIS-2009-10-17 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
- NEP-MIC-2009-10-17 (Microeconomics)
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