Next Article in Journal
Elaboration and Characterization of Apple Nectars Supplemented with Araçá-boi (Eugenia stipitata Mac Vaugh—Myrtaceae)
Next Article in Special Issue
Craftwashing in the U.S. Beer Industry
Previous Article in Journal
Analysis of Australian Beers Using Fluorescence Spectroscopy
 
 
Article

In Vino Veritas? An Alternative Story of European Convergence

Institute for Agricultural Policy and Market Research, University of Giessen, D-35390 Giessen, Germany
Beverages 2017, 3(4), 58; https://doi.org/10.3390/beverages3040058
Received: 16 October 2017 / Revised: 14 November 2017 / Accepted: 24 November 2017 / Published: 1 December 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Alcoholic Beverages Market)
While some European antagonists claim that united Europe is a utopia, grounded on mental and cultural discrepancies as well as aversion to changes of any kind, this paper challenges this cultural heterogeneity by looking at the history of the EU from the perspective of alcohol consumption and its development. By using WHO data over the last 50 years I show how consumption patterns of European countries evolved over time, in terms of volumes and composition of alcohol intake per-capita, outlining the major tendencies of the (converging) European market. View Full-Text
Keywords: European convergence; alcohol consumption; income European convergence; alcohol consumption; income
Show Figures

Figure 1

MDPI and ACS Style

Fedoseeva, S. In Vino Veritas? An Alternative Story of European Convergence. Beverages 2017, 3, 58. https://doi.org/10.3390/beverages3040058

AMA Style

Fedoseeva S. In Vino Veritas? An Alternative Story of European Convergence. Beverages. 2017; 3(4):58. https://doi.org/10.3390/beverages3040058

Chicago/Turabian Style

Fedoseeva, Svetlana. 2017. "In Vino Veritas? An Alternative Story of European Convergence" Beverages 3, no. 4: 58. https://doi.org/10.3390/beverages3040058

Find Other Styles
Note that from the first issue of 2016, MDPI journals use article numbers instead of page numbers. See further details here.

Article Access Map by Country/Region

1
Back to TopTop