Modeling Consumption with Limited Dependent Variables: Applications to Pork and Cheese. Dietary Assessment Research Series Report 3

Steven T. Yen, Helen H. Jensen
September 1995  [95-SR 76]

The double-hurdle and infrequency-of-purchase models are applied to pork and cheese consumption using the 1987-88 Nationwide Food Consumption Survey data. Own-price effects on the probability and level of consumption are negative and significant for both pork and cheese, while income and cross-price effects are not significant.

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