publication . Preprint . Other literature type . 2008

Is the Texas Pecan Checkoff Program Working?

Moore, Eli D.; Williams, Gary W.; Moore, Eli D.; Williams, Gary W.;
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  • Published: 01 Feb 2008
Abstract
The Texas Pecan Board was established in 1998 to administer the Texas Pecan Checkoff Program and is financed through a one-half cent per pound assessment on grower pecan sales. The Board spends the assessment collections on a variety of advertising campaigns in an attempt to expand demand for Texas pecans, both improved and native varieties, and increase the welfare of Texas pecan growers. This study presents an evaluation of the economic effectiveness of the Texas Pecan Checkoff Program in expanding sales of Texas pecans. First, the effects of Texas Pecan Board promotion on sales of all Texas pecans are determined using the ordinary least squares estimator (OLS...
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_THECOMPUTINGPROFESSIONGeneralLiterature_MISCELLANEOUS
free text keywords: Texas Pecan, Pecan, Pecan Checkoff, Crop Production/Industries, Marketing,, Crop Production/Industries, Marketing, Texas Pecan, Pecan, Pecan Checkoff

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publication . Preprint . Other literature type . 2008

Is the Texas Pecan Checkoff Program Working?

Moore, Eli D.; Williams, Gary W.; Moore, Eli D.; Williams, Gary W.;