Price Trends Are Similar for Fruits, Vegetables, and Snack Foods

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Kuchler, Fred; Stewart, Hayden;
  • Subject: fresh fruit and vegetable prices, price trends, quality change, Agricultural and Food Policy, Consumer/Household Economics, Demand and Price Analysis, Financial Economics, Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety, Health Economics and Policy,
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | health care economics and organizations

An increase in the price of fruits and vegetables relative to less healthy foods could reduce consumers’ incentives to purchase fruits and vegetables and result in less healthy diets. Whether such a change in relative prices and incentives has occurred in the United Sta... View more
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