The issue of Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) may come back with the Trump administration. Passed by Congress, COOL required labels showing where beef was born, raised, and slaughtered.
The food labeling craze coupled with banner headlines about the dangers of gluten, genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and hormones are leading to increasingly absurd results. Read moreRead More »
The question of how much money people spend on food as their income rises or falls has been a question that has long interested economists. If food is a “normal” good, one would expect consumption (and spending) to increase as income increases. This relationship has implications for projections of food[…]Read More »