A Complete System of U.S. Demand for Food Report as inadecuate




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Consumer demand for food is an important component of the structure within which various agricultural policies have been formulated. To provide a model for food consumption forecasts and analyses of food program effects, a complete set of food demand relationships consisting of direct-and cross-price elasticities, and expenditure (income) a1asticities was computed. This report, in addition to improving methodology, updates and revises the demand elasticity estimates for a disaggregate U.S. food demand system published in 1985.

Keywords: Cost analysis ; economic analysis ; demand ; models ; food ; food consumption

Subject(s): Demand and Price Analysis

Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety

Issue Date: 1993-09

Publication Type: Report

PURL Identifier: http://purl.umn.edu/157046

Total Pages: 82

Series Statement: Technical Bulletin

1821

Record appears in: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) > Economic Research Service > Technical Bulletins





Author: Huang, Kuo S.

Source: http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/157046?ln=en







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