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, Pdf file 19 kb
Summary, Pdf file 19 kb
Introduction and Methodology, Pdf file 17 kb
Efficient Traceability Systems Vary, Pdf file 64 kb
Industry Studies: Private-Sector Traceability Systems Balance Private Costs and Benefits, Pdf file 97 kb
Market Failure in the Supply of Traceability: Industry and Government Response, Pdf file 38 kb
Conclusions, Pdf file 18 kb
References, Pdf file 25 kb
Entire report, Pdf file 255 kb
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