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An analysis of European demand for oak lumberAuthor(s): William G. Luppold
Source: Res. Pap. NE-538. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiement Station. 7p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionExports of oak lumber from the United States to the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, and France were analyzed using ordinary least squares estimation procedures. The analyses indicated that the large increases in European demand for U.S. oak during the 1970's were caused by a combination of the dollar's depreciation against currencies of major European demanders, increases in prices of European oaks, increases in output prices in Europe, and furniture style changes.
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CitationLuppold, William G. 1984. An analysis of European demand for oak lumber. Res. Pap. NE-538. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiement Station. 7p.
KeywordsEconomics, exports, hardwoods
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