Integration and Hierarchy of Pork Markets in the EU:
Panos Fousekis, Vasilis Grigoriadis
Published: 01.06.2019 〉 Volume 68 (2019), Number 2, 118-134 〉 Resort: Articles
Submitted: N. A. 〉 Feedback to authors after first review: N. A. 〉 Accepted: N. A.
The work investigates empirically the degree of integration and the hierarchical structure of the EU pork meat markets using tools and concepts from Graph Theory. The empirical results suggest: First, the strength of price co-movement has been closely related to the physical distance between national markets. This, has given rise to market clustering that largely corresponds to different