Changes in Retail Organic Price Premiums from 2004 to 2010
Economic Research Report No. (ERR-209) 44 pp, May 2016
by Andrea Carlson and Edward C. Jaenicke
Organic foods are one of the most rapidly growing sectors of the retail food market. This study applies a hedonic model to the Nielsen Homescan data from 2004 to 2010 to estimate the organic price premium for 17 products.
Keywords: Organic food, organic price premiums, organic label, Homescan data, fruit and vegetable prices, milk prices, egg prices, processed food prices, hedonic price model, organic consumers
In this publication...