Environmentally friendly labels, or eco-labels, have begun appearing on products in the United States and Europe as a manifestation of industry efforts to be perceived as environment-friendly. This study investigates the extent of market valuation of the environmental claims made by apparel manufacturers.
This working paper was published as Nimon, Welsey and John Beghin, "Are Eco-Labels Valuable? Evidence From the Apparel Industry," American Journal of Agricultural Economics 81 (1999): 801–811, doi:10.2307/1244325.
Nimon, Wesley and Beghin, John C., "Are Eco-Labels Valuable? Evidence from the Apparel Industry" (1998). CARD Working Papers. 243.