Wheat Markets and Price Stabilisation in Pakistan: An Analysis of Policy Options

@article{Dorosh2006WheatMA,
  title={Wheat Markets and Price Stabilisation in Pakistan: An Analysis of Policy Options},
  author={P. Dorosh and Abdul Salam},
  journal={The Pakistan Development Review},
  year={2006},
  volume={47},
  pages={71-87}
}
  • P. Dorosh, Abdul Salam
  • Published 2006
  • Economics
  • The Pakistan Development Review
  • This article provides a quantitative analysis of the effects of Pakistan government domestic wheat procurement, sales, and trade policies on wheat supply, demand, prices, and overall inflation. Analysis of price multipliers indicates that increases in wheat procurement prices (one means of promoting domestic procurement) have relatively small effects on overall price levels. Partial equilibrium analysis of wheat markets suggests that fluctuations in production, rather than market manipulation… CONTINUE READING
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