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ACCESS AND INFORMATION REMEDIES IN HIGH-TECH ANTITRUST

Spencer Weber Waller.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

September 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 8165 words.

As antitrust becomes more complex, so do its remedies. While access and disclosure remedies have been a part of antitrust law since the very earliest days of the Sherman Act, they have...

Accommodation or deterrence in the face of commercial piracy: the impact of intellectual property rights protection

Yuanzhu Lu and Sougata Poddar.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Production and Organizations; Services; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 7333 words.

In this paper, we study when the original product developer makes costly investment to deter a commercial pirate in a given regime of intellectual property rights (IPR) protection. We find...

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Adam Smith on markets, competition and violations of natural liberty

Heinz D. Kurz.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

March 2016; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought (to 1925); History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Market Structure and Pricing; Economics; Financial Regulation. 12976 words.

According to Adam Smith, markets and trade are, in principle, good things—provided there is competition and a regulatory framework that prevents ruthless selfishness, greed and rapacity...

The adverse selection problem in imperfectly competitive financial markets

Ville Mälkönen and Timo Vesala.

in Oxford Economic Papers

October 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Banking; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 5695 words.

We show that two horizontally differentiated banks can implement separating equilibria in markets for bank loans by using non-linear price schedules. The optimal strategies of the banks...

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The Agency Cost of Internal Collusion and Schumpeterian Growth

David Martimort and Thierry Verdier.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Production and Organizations; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 10999 words.

This paper analyses the link between the internal organization of the firm and the growth process. We present a Schumpeterian growth model in which monopoly firms face agency costs due to...

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Ambiguity and social interaction

Jürgen Eichberger, David Kelsey and Burkhard C. Schipper.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2009; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Welfare Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Market Structure and Pricing. 9174 words.

A decision-maker is said to have an ambiguous belief if it is not precise enough to be represented by a single probability distribution. The pervasive assumption in game theoretic models in...

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THE ANTITRUST IMPLICATIONS OF “PAPERLESS TICKETING” ON SECONDARY MARKETS

Daniel A. Rascher and Andrew D. Schwarz.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

September 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Services; Market Structure and Pricing. 20775 words.

“Paperless Ticketing” refers to a transaction where the purchaser uses her credit card to get into an event instead of having a ticket, pdf, or mobile phone scanable file. As implemented by...

Are Intraday Volume and Volatility U-Shaped After Accounting for Public Information?

James Eaves and Jeffrey Williams.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Economics; Agricultural Economics; Market Structure and Pricing. 8949 words.

No matter how pronounced intraday patterns may appear, it is difficult to account for cross-correlations among related assets when those assets trade continuously and simultaneously....

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Assigning Resources to Budget-Constrained Agents

Yeon-Koo Che, Ian Gale and Jinwoo Kim.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2013; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Welfare Economics; Publicly Provided Goods; Microeconomics; Market Structure and Pricing. 17731 words.

This article studies different methods of assigning a good to budget-constrained agents. Schemes that assign the good randomly and allow resale may outperform the competitive market in...

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Asymmetric Information and Adverse Selection in Mauritian Slave Auctions

Georges Dionne, Pascal St-Amour and Désiré Vencatachellum.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Labour and Demographic Economics; Market Structure and Pricing. 11950 words.

Information asymmetry is a necessary prerequisite for testing adverse selection. This paper applies this sequence of tests to Mauritian slave auctions. The theory of dynamic auctions with...

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Auction Design for Voluntary Conservation Programs

Timothy N. Cason and Lata Gangadharan.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Environmental Economics; Market Structure and Pricing. 4181 words.

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Auctioning Conservation Contracts: A Theoretical Analysis and an Application

Uwe Latacz-Lohmann and Carel Van der Hamsvoort.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 1997; p ublished online May 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Renewable Resources and Conservation; Market Structure and Pricing. 0 words.

Auction theory is used to analyze the potential benefits of auctions in allocating contracts for the provision of nonmarket goods in the countryside. A model of optimal bidding for...

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Auctions with and without the Right of First Refusal and National Park Service Concession Contracts

Hayley H. Chouinard.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Renewable Resources and Conservation; Services; Market Structure and Pricing. 3356 words.

The National Park Service has struggled to improve the quality of service provided by concessioners for decades. To address these concerns, the Park Service eliminated the right of first...

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Banking on extinction: endangered species and speculation

Charles F. Mason, Erwin H. Bulte and Richard D. Horan.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Market Structure and Pricing. 6503 words.

Many wildlife commodities, such as tiger bones, bear bladders, ivory, and rhino horn, have been stockpiled in large quantities by speculators who expect that future price increases justify...

Barriers to retail competition and prices: evidence from Spain

Alexander W. Hoffmaister.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2010; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Market Structure and Pricing. 6657 words.

Why do prices in Spain's regions fail to converge? The prime suspects for this puzzling result are differences in regional barriers to entry in retail distribution. This paper develops a...

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Bidding for Cattle in the Texas Panhandle

John M. Crespi and Richard J. Sexton.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Market Structure and Pricing. 9544 words.

Four beef-processing plants in the Texas Panhandle region procure cattle from feedlots in a form of first-price, sealed-bid auction. These auctions have features that distinguish them from...

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Buyer Collusion and Efficiency of Government Intervention in Wheat Markets in Northern India: An Asymmetric Structural Auctions Analysis

A. Banerji and J.V. Meenakshi.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Economic Development; Market Structure and Pricing. 12025 words.

This article uses auction theory to analyze wholesale markets for wheat in Northern India. This approach enables us to characterize the market in terms of buyer asymmetries, to detect the...

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Can CCS and NET enable the continued use of fossil carbon fuels after CoP21?

R. Stuart Haszeldine.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies; Energy Economics; Non-renewable Resources and Conservation; Publicly Provided Goods; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Market Structure and Pricing; General Economics. 9908 words.

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) does not generate energy. CCS applied to fossil and modern bio-carbon fuels and feedstocks removes environmentally damaging CO2 emissions. CoP21 stipulated...

Can the failing firm defence rule be counterproductive?

Helder Vasconcelos.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2013; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regulation and Industrial Policy; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 10708 words.

The present paper investigates the role of the failing firm defence (FFD) concept in the merger control process within a Cournot setting where (i) endogenous mergers are motivated by...

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Capacity Choice Counters the Coase Conjecture

R. Preston Mcafee and Thomas Wiseman.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing. 9175 words.

The Coase conjecture (1972) is the proposition that a durable-goods monopolist, who sells over time and can quickly reduce prices as sales are made, will price at marginal cost. We show...

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