Dr. Cesar Revoredo-Giha

Food Marketing Research Team
Land Economy, Environment and Society Research Group,
Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)
King's Buildings, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JG, UK
(44-(0)131) 535 4344, Fax: (44-(0)131) 535 4345
cesar.revoredo@sruc.ac.uk
SRUC's Food Marketing Research Website


Curriculum Vitae March 2016

Areas of Interest

Agricultural Economics, International Trade, Industrial Organization (e.g., Supply Chains Operation, Agribusiness, Commodity Markets), Econometrics, and Development Economics (e.g., Food Security, Food Policy, Poverty, and Income Distribution).

Presentations at conferences/meetings (since 2007)
(Most of the papers can be found at the AgEcon Search database)


Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Hitting the jackpot and the health agenda: the case of processed potato products"
Contributed paper for the International Conference on Applied Economics (ICOAE), Chania, Island of Crete, Greece, 3-5 July 2014

Luiza Toma, Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Andrew Barnes
Citizens’ preferences for reducing household waste in the European Union: A structural equation modelling approach"
Contributed paper for the 88th Agricultural Economics Society Annual Conference, Paris, France, 10-11 of April 2014

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Irina Arakelyan, Neil Chalmers and Rollins Chitika
How Responsive to Prices is the Supply of Milk in Malawi?"
Contributed paper for the 4th International Conference of the African Association of Agricultural Economists “Commercializing Agriculture in Africa: Social, Economic and Environmental Impacts” in Yasmine Hammamet, Tunisia (22-25th of September, 2013)

Luiza Toma, Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Andrew Barnes and Klaus Glenk
CO2 capture and storage – what do the EU citizens know and think about it?"
Contributed paper for the IX Congreso de Economía Agraria (Asociacion Española de Economía Agraria) , in Castelldefels, Barcelona (3-5 September, 2013).

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Faical Akaichi, Philip Leat and Matthieu Arnoult
Consumer demand for products with animal welfare attributes
Contributed paper presented at the 134th EAAE Seminar Labels on sustainability: an issue for consumers, producers, policy makers, and NGOs held in Paris March 21-22, 2013.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, and Marco Zuppiroli
Effectiveness of hedging under the high price volatility context
Contributed paper for the 121st EAAE Seminar "Global Financial Crises and Food Commodity Speculation: Assessing the Impacts on Agro-Food Sector, Rural Economies and Food Security" held in Antalya (Turkey), 3-5 October 2012.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Philip Leat, Alan Renwick and Chrysa Lamprinopoulou
Innovation and Power in Food Supply Chains: The Case of the Potato Sector in the UK
Contributed paper for the 131st EAAE Seminar and Agrarian Perspectives XXI Conference held in Prague in September 18-19, 2012.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Market Structure and Coherence of International Cooperation: The Case of the Dairy Sector in Malawi
Contributed paper for the 28th Triennial Conference of the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE) in Brazil from August 18 to 24, 2012.

Alan Renwick, Cesar Revoredo-Giha, George Philippidis, Mark Reader and Ben Lang
Sugar and Spice and all things nice? Assessing the Impact of the 2006 EU sugar regime reforms
Contributed paper for the Agricultural Economics Society Annual Conference 2012 16th - 18th, April, in Warwick, England.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Alan Renwick
How important is price leadership in the UK fresh fruit and vegetable market?
Contributed paper for the MAS 2011: International Conference on Modelling and Applied Simulation, Sep 12, 2011 - Sep 14, 2011 - Rome, Italy.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, George Philippidis, Luiza Toma and Alan Renwick
An Analysis of the Potential Impact of the Elimination of EU Export Refunds for Developing Countries
Contributed poster for the EAAE 2011 Congress Change and Uncertainty Challenges for Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, August 30 to September 2, 2011, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

Andrew Barnes and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
A Metafrontier Analysis of Technical Efficiency of Selected European Agricultures
Contributed paper for the EAAE 2011 Congress Change and Uncertainty Challenges for Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, August 30 to September 2, 2011, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Philip Leat, Beata Kupiec-Teahan and Chrysa Lamprinopoulou
How Local and Seasonal is the Consumption of Soft Fruit in Scotland?
Contributed paper for the 85th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Economics Society Warwick University, 18 - 20 April 2011.

Philip Leat, Chrysa Lamprinopoulou, Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Beata Kupiec-Teahan
Agri-food supply chains and sustainability-related issues: evidence from across the Scottish agri-food economy
Contributed paper for the 85th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Economics Society Warwick University, 18 - 20 April 2011.

Andrew Barnes, Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Johannes Sauer
A metafrontier approach to measuring technical efficiencies across the UK dairy sector
Contributed paper for the 122nd Seminar of the European Association of Agricultural Economists, February 17-18, 2011, Ancona, Italy.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, David Watts and Philip Leat
An analysis of Marketing Channels of Local Food in Scotland
Contributed paper for the International EAAE-SYAL Seminar - Spatial Dynamics in Agri-food Systems Parma (Italy), October - 2010.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Philip Leat, Chrysa Lamprinopoulou, and Beata Kupiec-Teahan
Promoting Mountain Quality Food Products (MQFPs) - Analysing possibilities beyond labelling policy
Contributed paper for the 9th European IFSA Symposium "Building sustainable rural futures", Working Group 4.1: Mountain food products: A special system of provision, 4-7 July 2010 in Vienna, Austria.

Beata Kupiec-Teahan, Philip Leat, Chrysa Lamprinopoulou and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Scotland's Food and Drink Policy and sustainability issues in the supply chain: stakeholders' views
Contributed paper for the 119th EAAE Seminar "Sustainability in the Food Sector: Rethinking the Relationship between the Agro-Food System and the Natural, Social, Economic and Institutional Environments" Capri, Naples (Italy) June 30-July 2, 2010.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Philip Leat and Catherine Milne
A Structural Change Analysis of the Cost Efficiency of Farms in Scotland 1989-2008
Contributed paper for the 114th Seminar of the EAAE "Structural Change in Agriculture: Modelling Policy Impacts and Farm Strategies" Berlin, April 15-16, 2010.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Alan Renwick, Steven Thomson, Philip Leat and Sian Ringrose
Distribution of Beef Cattle in Scotland: How Important is Agricultural Policy?
Contributed paper for the 114th Seminar of the EAAE "Structural Change in Agriculture: Modelling Policy Impacts and Farm Strategies" Berlin, April 15-16, 2010.

Andrew Barnes, Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Johannes Sauer
A Comparison of Farm Level Efficiencies across UK countries
Contributed paper for the 84th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Economics Society Edinburgh 29th to 31st March 2010.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Beata Kupiec-Teahan, Wendy Wrieden, Victoria Davis, Anne Milne and Philip Leat
An Analysis of the Consumption of Sausages in Scotland using Supermarket Data
Contributed paper for the 84th Annual Conference of the Agricultural Economics Society Edinburgh 29th to 31st March 2010.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Chrysa Lamprinopoulou, Philip Leat, Beata Kupiec-Teahan, Luiza Toma, and Luca Cacciolatti
How differentiated is Scottish Beef? An Analysis of Supermarket Data Panel
Contributed paper for the 112th EAAE Seminar "A resilient European food industry and food chain in a challenging world", Chania, Greece (September 3-6, 2009).

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Chrysa Lamprinopoulou, Luiza Toma, Beata Kupiec-Teahan, Philip Leat and Luca Cacciolatti
Use of Supermarket Scanner Data to Measure Bread Consumption and Nutrition Choice in Scotland
Contributed paper for the XXVII IAAE Conference "The New Landscape of Global Agriculture" in Beijing (August 16-22, 2009).

Beata Kupiec-Teahan, Philip Leat and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Food production, distribution and culture: public views, interests and concerns
Contributed paper for the 83th Agricultural Economics Society Annual Conference Dublin, 30th March to 1st April 2009.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Chrysa Lamprinopoulou, Luiza Toma, Beata Kupiec-Teahan, Philip Leat and Luca Cacciolatti
Cereal Prices, Bread Consumption and Health in Scotland
Contributed paper for the 83th Agricultural Economics Society Annual Conference Dublin, 30th March to 1st April 2009.

Alan Renwick and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Measuring cross-subsidisation of the single payment scheme in England
Contributed paper for the 109th EAAE Seminar "The CAP after the Fischler reform: national implementations, impact assessment and the agenda for future reforms", Viterbo, Italy, November 20-21st, 2008.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Philip Leat
Red meat producers' preferences for strategies to cope with the cap reform in Scotland
Contributed paper for the 109th EAAE Seminar "The CAP after the Fischler reform: national implementations, impact assessment and the agenda for future reforms", Viterbo, Italy, November 20-21st, 2008.

Philip Leat and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Enhancing the integration of agri-food supply chains: theoretical issues and practical challenges in the UK malting barley supply chain
Contributed paper for the 12th Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists - EAAE 2008, Ghent, Belgium, 26-29 August, 2008.

FOODCOMM Consortium
Agri-food chain relationships in Europe - empirical evidence and implications for sector competitiveness
Contributed paper for the 12th Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists - EAAE 2008, Ghent, Belgium, 26-29 August, 2008.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Alan Renwick
Retailers Price Behaviour In The UK Fresh Fruit And Vegetable Market
Contributed paper for the 82nd Agricultural Economics Society Annual Conference at The Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, UK, 31 March- 2 April, 2008.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Philip Leat
Collaborative supply chain initiatives as devices to cope with income variability in the Scottish red meat sector
Contributed paper for the 108th EAAE Seminar "Income stabilisation in a changing agricultural world: policy and tools". Warsaw, Poland, 8-9 February, 2008.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha, Philip Leat and Catherine Milne
Modelling Regional Agricultural Output Adjustments in Scotland in Response to CAP Reform
Contributed paper for the 107th EAAE Seminar "Modelling of Agricultural and Rural Development Policies". Seville, Spain, January 29th February 1st, 2008.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Colin Carter
Eastham's Commodity Storage Model in a Modern Context
Contributed paper for the 2007 Conference of the Scottish Economic Society in Perth, UK, April 2-4, 2007.

Old working papers and reports

Denis Nadolnyak, Cesar Revoredo-Giha, and Stanley Fletcher
Crop Contracts versus Spot Markets under the Marketing Assistance Loan Program: The Case of Peanuts
Paper presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Providence, Rhode Island, USA, July 2005.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Alan W. Renwick
Crop Substitution on UK Sugar Beet Farms and its Effects on the Environment: A Multi-Product Cost Function Approach
Paper presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Providence, Rhode Island, USA, July 2005.

Alan W. Renwick and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Analysis of the Impact on UK Sugar Production Efficiency of Reforming the EU Sugar Regime
Environmental Economy and Policy Research Group Discussion Paper 07-2005. This paper was presented at the Agricultural Economics Society 79th Annual Conference 4-6 April 2005. Jubilee Campus, University of Nottingham, England

Alan W. Renwick, Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Mark A. Reader
UK Sugar Beet Farm Productivity under Different Reform Scenarios: A Farm Level Analysis
Environmental Economy and Policy Research Group Discussion Paper 04-2005. This paper will be presented at the EAAE Congress "The Future of Rural Europe in the Global Agri-Food System" Copenhagen, Denmark 24-27 August 2005

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
Supplier reputation and price premium: The case of groundnuts in Rotterdam
Paper presented at the 83rd EAAE Seminar "Food Quality Products in the Advent of the 21st Century: Production, Demand and Public Policy", Chania, Greece, September 4-7, 2003.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
Does the Existence of Market Power Affect Marketing Loan Programs?
Paper presented at the 2003 American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 27-30.

Stanley M. Fletcher and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Does the US Need the Groundnut Tariff Rate Quota Under the 2002 US Farm Act?
Paper presented at the International Conference Agricultural policy reform and the WTO: where are we heading?, Capri, Italy, June 23-26, 2003

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
The US 2002 Farm Act and the Effects on US Groundnut Exports
Paper Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Georgia, November 2002
A poster of this paper was presented at 25th conference of the IAAE, August 16-22 August, 2003, Durban, South Africa

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
Speculative Inventories, Contracts, and Product Differentiation: Explaining the Decreasing Variability in the Rotterdam Peanut Price
Poster presented at the 10th Meeting of the European Association of Agricultural Economics, Zaragoza, Spain, August 28-30, 2002.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
Role of a Forward Contract under the New Peanut Policy Environment
Paper presented at the 2nd Workshop on Economics of Contracts in Agriculture,Annapolis, Maryland, USA, July 2002.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
Speculative Inventories, Contracts, and Product Differentiation: Explaining the Decreasing Variability in World Peanut Price
Paper accepted to the 8th International Conference on Computing in Economics and Finance, Aix-en Provence, France, June 2002.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
Sources of Instability in the World Peanut Market: An Analysis based on Aggregate Data
Paper Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Georgia, March 2002

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
Analysis of the World Trade in Peanuts
Paper Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Georgia, February 2002

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
Non-Equivalence between Import Quotas and TRQs: Argentine Peanuts in the U.S. Market
Paper Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Georgia, January 2002

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
The Competitiveness of Argentine Peanuts and the U.S. Domestic Price under Different Domestic Policies
Paper Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Georgia, February 2002

Colin A. Carter and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
The Working Curve and Commodity Storage under Backwardation
Paper, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Davis, December 2001

Colin A. Carter and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
The Interaction of Commodity Working Stocks and Speculative Stocks
Paper presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida, USA, August 2000.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha
On the Solution to the Dynamic Rational Expectations Commodity Storage Model in the Presence of Stockholding by Speculators and Processors
Paper presented at the 6th International Conference on Computing in Economics and Finance, Barcelona, Spain, July 2000.

Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Stanley M. Fletcher
World Peanut Market: An Overview of the Past 30 Years,
Research Bulletin 437, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Georgia, May 2002.

Alex F. McCalla and Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Prospects for Global Food Security: A Critical Appraisal of Past Projections and Predictions
International Food Policy Research Institute. 2020 Vision Discussion Paper 35. October 2001.

Colin A. Carter, Cesar Revoredo-Giha and Vincent Smith
The Longer-Run Dynamics of World Wheat Prices: The Role of Stocks
In:(Ed.) J.M. Antle and V.H. Smith, The Economics of World Wheat Markets, CABI Publishing, London, 1999 (chapter contributor).

Cesar Revoredo-Giha
Recent Developments in Commodity Policies in Latin America
Report, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), September 1998

Some presentations in MS Powerpoint (pdf files)

Market structure and coherence of international cooperation: the case of the dairy sector in Malawi
An Analysis of the Potential Impact of the Elimination of EU Export Refunds on Developing Countries
Agri-Food Food Supply Chains under the Reformed Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)
Developing a Resilient Agri-food Supply Chain: the case of the ASDA PorkLink Chain in Scotland
Towards a National Food Policy in Scotland - I
Towards a National Food Policy in Scotland - II
Economic Impacts of the Proposed EU Sugar Reform on the UK Sugar Beet Agriculture

Some old teaching notes (pdf files)

Note 1: Why the weighted sum of income elasticities is equal to 1
Note 2: Price and quantity determination when the factor of production has two different uses
Note 3: Monopsony case: only one retailer facing the aggregate supply of a product
Note 4: Decoupled payments
Note 5: Hypothesis testing
Note 6: Approximating the Poisson distribution

Old computer routines used in some of the papers (in Gauss)

Marketing loan program
Rotterdam import market
Commodity market with speculative storage and inelastic supply
Commodity market with speculative storage and elastic supply
Commodity market with speculative and working storage, and inelastic supply
Commodity market with speculative and working storage, and elastic supply
Deaton and Laroque estimation of demand parameters

Links

US Department of Agriculature, Economic Research Service (ERS)
US Deparment of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS)
US Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)
US Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency (FSA)
United Nations, Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
UK, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
European Union, Agricultural Activities
World Trade Organization (WTO)