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A variety of contracts between wineries and grapegrowers can be observed in the Brazil. This study addresses the concept of coordination of food chains, particularly the stability of contractual relationships. A qualitative analysis of contracts between the industry and farmers is presented, followed by a quantitative analysis testing transaction cost(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact that the Brazilian Standard for Marketing of Baby Food (Norma Brasileira de Comercialização de Alimentos para Lactentes) have had on breastfeeding rates and regulating the marketing of breast-milk substitutes. METHODS Data were retrieved from a national survey conducted in 2000 that administered structured questionnaires to(More)
Working papers are in draft form. This working paper is distributed for purposes of comment and discussion only. It may not be reproduced without permission of the copyright holder. Copies of working papers are available from the author. Abstract While some authors view development banks as an important tool to alleviate capital constraints in scarce credit(More)
BACKGROUND The MEETINGDEM study aims to implement and evaluate an innovative, inclusive, approach to supporting community dwelling people with mild to moderate dementia and their family carers, called the Meeting Centers Support Program (MCSP), in three countries in the European Union (EU): Italy, Poland and United Kingdom. Demonstrated benefits of this(More)
1 Authors would like to thank to Elizabeth Farina and James Wright, for the suggestions and reviews of an earlier version. Also we thank Dra. Loiva Maria de Mello Freire for providing access to the EMBRAPA database, at the Center for Research in Wines, Bento Gonçalves. The remaining errors and omissions are the exclusive responsibility of the authors.(More)
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