Released on 2016-07-27Categories Business & Economics

Recent Developments in the Theory of Industrial Organization

Recent Developments in the Theory of Industrial Organization

Author: Alfredo Del Monte

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781349117710

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 324

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New forms of organisation and market behaviour are emerging to replace and reshape older forms. This has produced great uncertainty in industrial organization theory. The purpose of this volume is to review and present some of the new approaches developed in industrial organization. The material is organised into four sections: recent approaches to Industrial Organisation, the behaviour of individual firms and the characteristics of industrial systems as a whole, new theories of the firm and market structure and technical progress and market structure - some special issues.
Released on 2018Categories

Handbook of Game Theory and Industrial Organization, Volume II

Handbook of Game Theory and Industrial Organization, Volume II

Author: Luis C. Corchón

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

ISBN: 9781788112789

Category:

Page: 552

View: 947

This second volume of the Handbook includes original contribution by experts in the field. It provides up-to-date surveys of the most relevant applications of game theory to industrial organization. The book covers both classical as well as new IO topics such as mergers in markets with homogeneous and differentiated goods, leniency and coordinated effects in cartels and mergers, static and dynamic contests, consumer search and product safety, strategic delegation, platforms and network effects, auctions, environmental and resource economics, intellectual property, healthcare, corruption, experimental industrial organization and empirical models of R&D.
Released on 2007-10-05Categories Business & Economics

Handbook of Industrial Organization

Handbook of Industrial Organization

Author: Mark Armstrong

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780080551845

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 942

View: 594

This is Volume 3 of the Handbook of Industrial Organization series (HIO). Volumes 1 & 2 published simultaneously in 1989 and many of the chapters were widely cited and appeared on graduate reading lists. Since the first volumes published, the field of industrial organization has continued to evolve and this volume fills the gaps. While the first two volumes of HIO contain much more discussion of the theoretical literature than of the empirical literature, it was representative of the field at that time. Since then, the empirical literature has flourished, while the theoretical literature has continued to grow, and this new volume reflects that change of emphasis. Thie volume is an excellent reference and teaching supplement for industrial organization or industrial economics, the microeconomics field that focuses on business behavior and its implications for both market structures and processes, and for related public policies. *Part of the renowned Handbooks in Economics series *Chapters are contributed by some of the leading experts in their fields *A source, reference and teaching supplement for industrial organizations or industrial economists
Released on 2016-07-01Categories Business & Economics

Industrial Organization

Industrial Organization

Author: Don E. Waldman

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781315510521

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 758

View: 164

Written solely for the undergraduate audience, Industrial Organization: Theory and Practice, which features early coverage of Antitrust, punctuates its modern introduction to industrial organization with relevant empirical data and case studies to show students how to apply theoretical tools.
Released on 2014-01-28Categories Business & Economics

Industrial Organization

Industrial Organization

Author: Lynne Pepall

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118250303

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 741

View: 358

Pepall's Industrial Organization: Contemporary Theory and Empirical Applications, 5th Edition offers an accessible text in which topics are organized in a manner that motivates and facilitates progression from one chapter to the next. It serves as a complete, but concise, introduction to modern industrial economics. The text uniquely uses the tools of game theory, information economics, contracting issues, and practical examples to examine multiple facets of industrial organization. The fifth edition is more broadly accessible, balancing the tension between making modern industrial analysis accessible while also presenting the formal abstract modeling that gives the analysis its power. The more overtly mathematical content is presented in the Contemporary Industrial Organization text (aimed at the top tier universities) while this Fifth Edition will less mathematical (aimed at a wider range of four-year colleges and state universities.
Released on 2010-04-22Categories Business & Economics

Industrial Organization in Context

Industrial Organization in Context

Author: Stephen Martin

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199291199

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1021

View: 567

Industrial Organization in Context examines the economics of markets, industries and their participants and public policy towards these entities. It takes an international approach and incorporates discussion of experimental tests of economic models.
Released on 1996-01-17Categories Business & Economics

Industrial Organization

Industrial Organization

Author: Oz Shy

Publisher: MIT Press

ISBN: 0262691795

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 492

View: 973

This upper-level undergraduate text provides an introduction to industrial organization theory along with applications and nontechnical analyses of the legal system and antitrust laws. Using the modern approach but without emphasizing the mathematical generality inherent in many of the arguments, it bridges the gap between existing nontheoretical texts written for undergraduates and highly technical texts written for graduate students. The book can also be used in masters' programs, and advanced graduate students will find it a convenient guide to modern industrial organization.The treatment is rigorous and comprehensive. A wide range of models of all widely used market structures, strategic marketing devices, compatibility and standards, advertising, R&D, as well as more traditional topics are considered in versions much simplified from the originals but that retain the basic intuition. Shy first defines the issues that industrial organization addresses and then develops the tools needed to attack the basic questions. He begins with perfect competition and then considers imperfectly competitive market structures including a wide variety of monopolies, and all forms of quantity and price competitions. The last chapter provides a helpful feature for students by showing how various theories may be related to particular industries but not to others. Topics include: the basics needed to understand modern industrial organization; market structure (monopoly, homogenous products, differentiated products); mergers and entry; research and development; economics of compatibility and standards; advertising; quality and durability; pricing tactics; marketing tactics; management, compensation, and information; price dispersion and search theory; and special industries.
Released on 2013-11-11Categories Business & Economics

Applied Industrial Organization

Applied Industrial Organization

Author: Karl Aiginger

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9789401763950

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 250

View: 219

Applied Industrial Organization offers a perspective on the richness of empirical industrial organization studies. Some papers derive empirical implications from theoretical models, but other papers start from empirical evidence and construct a theory. Three major topics are explored: the role of innovation, the evolution of market structure and firms, and the determinations of performance. As the central force of market economies, innovation is the essence of competition and results in changes to market structures. Other forces driving the evolution of markets and firms are also analyzed. Finally, the determinants of profitability are investigated. In particular, characteristics such as price flexibility, successful lenders and monopoly regulation are examined. Contributors include F.M. Scherer, Paul Geroski, John Hey, David Audretsch, Manfred Neumann, among others.
Released on 2021-12-16Categories Business & Economics

Handbook of Industrial Organization

Handbook of Industrial Organization

Author:

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780323988889

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 782

View: 922

Handbook of Industrial Organization Volume 4 highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters. Each chapter is written by an international board of authors. Part of the renowned Handbooks in Economics series Chapters are contributed by some of the leading experts in their fields A source, reference and teaching supplement for industrial organizations or industrial economists
Released on 2019-04-24Categories Science

Industrial Organization And Trade In The Food Industries

Industrial Organization And Trade In The Food Industries

Author: Ian Sheldon

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780429723322

Category: Science

Page: 328

View: 548

This book is the outcome of a conference on 'Empirical Studies of Industrial Organization and Trade in the Food Industries' in Indianapolis. The conference placed an emphasis on empirical applications of new methods linking industrial organization and trade theory for the U.S. food industries.