Posts Tagged "institutions"


Failures in incentive transmission along Brazil’s quality beef chain

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Newspaper article – Journal on Chain and Network Science 2011; 11(3): 251-262 Abstract: Coordination mechanisms are key factors that affect the competitiveness of agrisystems. Brazilian beef chains are associated with less formal contractual relations compared to other food chains, resulting in frequent conflicts between cattle farmers and the processing industry. This study identifies the reasons for this phenomenon, raising the question of whether the observed incentive...

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Direitos de Propriedade, Investimentos e Conflitos de Terra no Brasil: uma análise da experiência paranaense

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Authors: Viviam Ester de Souza Nascimento, Maria Sylvia Macchione Saes and Decio Zylbersztajn Article Published in Academic Magazine RESR, Piracicaba, SP, vol. 48, nº 03, p. 705-748, jul/set 2010 – Impressa em outubro 2010 Abstract: The objective of this paper is to study the invasions (occupation) of land properties held by the so called Brazilian social movements. This conflict concerns the disputes between farmers and social movements, in which the landowners...

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