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A Descriptive Analysis of the Seafood Market in Sweden
(Working paper2007:2, Working paper, 2007-03)
The background for the paper is the analysis of determinants influencing the Norwegian export of smoked salmon to Sweden. The conditions for export of smoked salmon from Norway have deteriorated after Sweden became a member ...
Modelling farmers' labour supply in CGE models
(Working paper2008:03, Working paper, 2008-03)
In most CGE models with special focus on farm policy, the on-farm wage either follows the ordinary wage in the economy or it is varies according to an assumption of sector specific farm labour. This paper demonstrates a ...
An overview of empirical analysis of behavior of fishermen facing new regulation
(Discussion paper2010:21, Working paper, 2010-08)
Continuous harvesting costs in sole-owner fisheries with increasing marginal returns
(Discussion paper2009:6, Working paper, 2009-09)
We develop a bioeconomic model to analyze a sole-owner fishery with fixed costs as well as a continuous cost function for the generalized Cobb-Douglas production function with increasing marginal returns to effort level. ...
Cooperative equilibria in fisheries : how many players?
(Working paper2007:8, Working paper, 2007-04)
This paper investigates conditions under which fisheries agreements between states are self-enforcing. Cooperative solutions can be self-enforcing if parties to the agreement punish those who depart from the cooperative ...
Aquaculture development in Asia : current status, economics and future outlook
(Working paper2006:42, Working paper, 2006-11)
The purpose of this article is to analyse aquaculture development in selected Asian countries. The contribution of Asia to world aquaculture will be documented. In Asia, different culture systems are practised and numerous ...
Buying power in UK retail chains : a residual supply approach
(Working paper2006:33, Working paper, 2006-11)
The development of supermarket chains has led to substantial concentration in food supply chains, and has raised concerns not only that these companies can exploit oligopoly power, but also oligopsony power. In this paper, ...
Fishermen’s compliance : a dynamic model
(Working paper2006:45, Working paper, 2006-11)
In this paper, a dynamic model of fishermen's compliance is developed and used to analyse several issues. There are two parties involved in the fishery; the regulator and the fishermen. The regulator takes on a long term ...
Cooperative and non-cooperative management of the northeast atlantic cod fishery
(Working paper2010:26, Working paper, 2010-06)
The fishery for Northeast Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) in the Barents Sea is one of the most valuable fisheries in the North Atlantic. After the introduction of Extended Fisheries Jurisdiction, cod is a shared stock between ...
The Norwegian winter herring fishery : a story of collapse and technological progress
(Working paper2008:35, Working paper, 2008-12)
This paper uses data from early 20th century to 1971 to estimate a production function for the Norwegian winter herring fishery, which collapsed in the early 1970s. The focus is on technological progress and the sensitivity ...