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Reindeer husbandry, the Swedish market for reindeer meat, and the Chernobyl effects
Department of Forest Economics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå, Sweden.
2001 (English)In: Agricultural Economics, ISSN 0169-5150, E-ISSN 1574-0862, Vol. 26, no 3, 217-226 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Reindeer husbandry is a cornerstone in the culture of the Sami, northern Scandinavia’s indigenous people. This paper presents a dynamic, theoretical model of the Swedish reindeer husbandry and the market for reindeer meat, as well as econometric results based on three-stage least squares regression on annual data. The most striking feature of the empirical results is a “backward-sloping” supply function, which is consistent with the theoretical model. The results also show effects of the Chernobyl accident. Prevailing winds at the time of the accident carried radioactive fallout over the grazing areas for the Swedish reindeer husbandry, causing effects on both supply and demand.

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Elsevier, 2001. Vol. 26, no 3, 217-226 p.
Keyword [en]
Reindeer husbandry, Demand/supply analysis, Three-stage least squares, Chernobyl effects
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Economics
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Economics
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URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-64355DOI: 10.1016/S0169-5150(00)00121-3OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-64355DiVA: diva2:600433
Available from: 2013-01-24 Created: 2013-01-24 Last updated: 2017-12-06Bibliographically approved

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