Traceability in the U.S. Food Supply: Economic Theory and Industry Studies
by Elise Golan, Barry Krissoff, Fred Kuchler
, Linda Calvin
, Kenneth Nelson, and Gregory Price
Agricultural Economic Report No. (AER-830) 56 pp, March 2004
This investigation into the traceability baseline in the United States finds that private sector food firms have developed a substantial capacity to trace.
Keywords: traceability, traceback, tracking, recall, tracing, supply-side management, food safety, product differentiation
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Abstract, Acknowledgments, Contents 18 kb
Summary , 18 kb
Introduction and Methodology , 17 kb
Efficient Traceability Systems Vary , 63 kb
Industry Studies: Private-Sector Traceability Systems Balance Private Costs and Benefits , 97 kb
Market Failure in the Supply of Traceability: Industry and Government Response , 37 kb
Conclusions , 18 kb
References , 25 kb
Entire report , 255 kb
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