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    A Nutty Demand and Supply Story

    Dec 26, 13 • 622 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Growth, Economic History, Environment, Government, Health Care, International Trade and Finance, Labor, Macroeconomic MeasurementNo Comments

    Our almond story starts on the demand side in China with a name change. Just like apricot kernals, California almonds had been called xing ren until the apricot kernel growers accused the Americans of “deceiving consumers.” Trying to minimize a