The Changing Structure of the Global Wine Industry

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Published by The Clute Institute in International Business and Economics Research Journal, volume 2 issue 9, 2003. Users may access this article here.

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International Business and Economics Research Journal


This paper examines the distinctive economic structures that exist in the wine industry in various regions of the world, and it identifies the critical forces driving changes in the structure of this industry. The paper accomplishes these objectives by applying concepts from industrial organization economics, agency theory, and the field of competitive strategy.