D is the consumer demand for processed meat, while AE and ME are the average and marginal expenditure schedules (inclusive of the average and marginal cost of uncertainty) faced by the oligopsonistic packers, respectively.
Even when facilitating collusion among oligopsonistic packers, increased transparency can be social welfare enhancing.
Indeed, the relatively high cost of transporting roundwood requires that much of the raw material needed by mills be obtained from adjacent forests, resulting in various degrees of monopsonistic or oligopsonistic
market power in sub-regions of the South (Newman 1987).
Indeed, some courts have erroneously assumed that oligopsonistic
buyers will automatically pass their savings on to consumers.
Agricultural wages, on the other hand, may decline or fail to rise with expansion of labor supply in an oligopsonistic
labor market, as a result of eviction of tenants.
nature of this fishery provided the opportunity for cooperative behavior, which was effected through formation of a Calico Scallop Conservation Association (CSCA)(3) in 1986 (Rockwood and Pompe(2)).
Based on the GMM model with labor market fixed effects, I generated 95% confidence intervals for the marginal effect of market concentration and used them to classify labor markets into oligopsonistic
markets, rent-sharing markets, and competitively neutral markets.
Lowry and Winfrey (1974) hypothesized that markets with economies of scale, along with high raw material transportation costs, encourage the development of spatially dispersed firms with only one or just a few mills in any one area, which they called monopsonistic or oligopsonistic
Testing oligopolistic and oligopsonistic
behavior: An application to the U.
The coexisting monopsonistic and oligopsonistic
(free agency) markets have led to extraordinary differentials in player salaries that have been well documented in economic literature, as in Kahn (1993).
This engaging essay on Pusan describes the worldwide athletic-shoe industry as oligopsonistic
with Nike, Reebok, and L.
Monopsony power was weak: there were many employers; there is no evidence of successful oligopsonistic
collusion among the larger employers around 1889; and employment in the industry was rapidly expanding.