ADVANTAGES AND CONSTRAINTS OF INNOVATIVE BUSINESS MODELS FOR FOOD SECURITY: CASE STUDY IN SMOLYAN DISTRICT, BULGARIA

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  • Additional Information
    • Publication Information:
      National Institute for Economic Research, 2018.
    • Publication Date:
      2018
    • Collection:
      LCC:Social Sciences
      LCC:Sociology (General)
      LCC:Economic theory. Demography
    • Abstract:
      The market access has been often defined as a factor having the strongest impact on agriculturalsector activity. Its importance is particularly critical for the small farms, which could not offer theirproduction on the market through single and sporadic sales. They could overcome these weaknessesof their business through participation in cooperative marketing. This article goal is to establish theadvantages and the constraints of cooperative business marketing model for food security in farmsof Smolyan district, Bulgaria. Farmers expect some advantages from the participation in such cooperationform. Three are the main approved advantages: 1) better awareness of market requirements; 2) marketaccess facilitation; 3) realization of higher profit from the activity. These advantages are expectedas a result form the direct contact with the final consumers, without external mediators. The implementationof cooperative marketing has its challenges embarrassing its effective use. The main constraints are relatedto the efficiency of processes management and to the coordination of activities of different economic entities.
    • File Description:
      electronic resource
    • ISSN:
      1857-4130
    • Relation:
      https://ince.md/uploads/files/1518168119_2-nikolov-d-p.-20-27.pdf; https://doaj.org/toc/1857-4130
    • Rights:
      Journal Licence: CC BY
    • Accession Number:
      edsdoj.3011519010224e95a293774913945101
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      DIMITRE NIKOLOV et al. Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria. Economy and Sociology, [s. l.], n. 3, p. 20, 2018. Disponível em: . Acesso em: 16 jul. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Dimitre NIKOLOV, Ivan BOEVSKY, Petar BORISSOV, Teodor RADEV. Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria. Economy and Sociology. 2018;(3):20. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsdoj&AN=edsdoj.3011519010224e95a293774913945101&custid=s8280428. Accessed July 16, 2019.
    • APA:
      Dimitre NIKOLOV, Ivan BOEVSKY, Petar BORISSOV, & Teodor RADEV. (2018). Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria. Economy and Sociology, (3), 20. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsdoj&AN=edsdoj.3011519010224e95a293774913945101&custid=s8280428
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Dimitre NIKOLOV, Ivan BOEVSKY, Petar BORISSOV, and Teodor RADEV. 2018. “Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria.” Economy and Sociology, no. 3: 20. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsdoj&AN=edsdoj.3011519010224e95a293774913945101&custid=s8280428.
    • Harvard:
      Dimitre NIKOLOV et al. (2018) ‘Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria’, Economy and Sociology, (3), p. 20. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsdoj&AN=edsdoj.3011519010224e95a293774913945101&custid=s8280428 (Accessed: 16 July 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Dimitre NIKOLOV, Ivan BOEVSKY, Petar BORISSOV & Teodor RADEV 2018, ‘Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria’, Economy and Sociology, no. 3, p. 20, viewed 16 July 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Dimitre NIKOLOV, et al. “Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria.” Economy and Sociology, no. 3, 2018, p. 20. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsdoj&AN=edsdoj.3011519010224e95a293774913945101&custid=s8280428.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Dimitre NIKOLOV, Ivan BOEVSKY, Petar BORISSOV, and Teodor RADEV. “Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria.” Economy and Sociology, no. 3 (2018): 20. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsdoj&AN=edsdoj.3011519010224e95a293774913945101&custid=s8280428.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Dimitre NIKOLOV, Ivan BOEVSKY, Petar BORISSOV, Teodor RADEV. Advantages and Constraints of Innovative Business Models for Food Security: Case Study in Smolyan District, Bulgaria. Economy and Sociology [Internet]. 2018 [cited 2019 Jul 16];(3):20. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsdoj&AN=edsdoj.3011519010224e95a293774913945101&custid=s8280428