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Strategic Interaction and Markets

Jean J. Gabszewicz

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198233411
eISBN:
9780191596292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198233418.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

Perfect competition provides a model of a frictionless economy in which economic agents behave independently of each other, abandoning to the market the task of coordinating their individual ... More


Single Dominance

Renato Nazzini

in The Foundations of European Union Competition Law: The Objective and Principles of Article 102

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199226153
eISBN:
9780191730856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226153.003.0010
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

This chapter discusses the concept of dominance and demonstrates that, under Article 102, dominance is the ability to harm competition. This dynamic concept of dominance is consistent with the ... More


From Perfect to Imperfect Competition

Jean J. Gabszewicz

in Strategic Interaction and Markets

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198233411
eISBN:
9780191596292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198233418.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

Examines in turn the four assumptions defining a perfectly competitive market: a large number of buyers and sellers, no entry barrier, product homogeneity, and perfect information. Then, we state the ... More


Choosing Strategies for New Products Using Market-Level Data

Sharan Jagpal

in Fusion for Profit: How Marketing and Finance Can Work Together to Create Value

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195371055
eISBN:
9780199870745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195371055.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Marketing

This chapter shows how the firm can coordinate its new product designs, production processes, and pricing strategies when only secondary (market-level) data are available. In particular, it examines ... More


Future Developments

Garcia Alcubilla and Ruiz del Pozo

in Credit Rating Agencies on the Watch List: Analysis of European Regulation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199608867
eISBN:
9780191739125
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608867.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, Macro- and Monetary Economics

The book starts with the weaknesses of the agencies in relation to asset-backed securities’ ratings and concludes with the policy discussions around the ratings of EU sovereign bonds, prompted by the ... More


Barriers to Entry and Implications for Competition Policy

Simon Roberts

in Competition Policy for the New Era: Insights from the BRICS Countries

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198810674
eISBN:
9780191847882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810674.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Competition Law, Comparative Law

Competition requires rivals. While this rivalry may come from imports, the development of local capabilities and productive capacity for rivalry, including by black industrialists in the South ... More


The Rise and Evolution of Coffee Certification

Graeme Auld

in Constructing Private Governance: The Rise and Evolution of Forest, Coffee, and Fisheries Certification

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300190533
eISBN:
9780300210330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300190533.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter traces the origins of certification programs in the coffee industry, with particular reference to the impact of developments in the intergovernmental arena since the 1960s. It examines ... More


Introduction

Peter Acton

in Poiesis: Manufacturing in Classical Athens

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199335930
eISBN:
9780190208981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199335930.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE

Chapter 1 introduces the conceptual and theoretical framework of the book. It offers an introduction to the various ways in which manufacturing affected everyday Athenians and their standard of ... More


Markets and Politics in the Coffee Sector

Graeme Auld

in Constructing Private Governance: The Rise and Evolution of Forest, Coffee, and Fisheries Certification

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300190533
eISBN:
9780300210330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300190533.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter examines the role of markets and politics in the initiation of certification programs in the coffee industry. It begins by describing production in the coffee sector and the market ... More


Fitting the Frame: Prison and Recruitment

Gavin Slade

in Reorganizing Crime: Mafia and Anti-Mafia in Post-Soviet Georgia

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199674640
eISBN:
9780191772863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674640.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The chapter focuses on changes in recruitment practices. It shows the central role of the prison in recruiting. It demonstrates however that the initiation of potential members into this elite ... More


Markets and Politics in the Forest Sector

Graeme Auld

in Constructing Private Governance: The Rise and Evolution of Forest, Coffee, and Fisheries Certification

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300190533
eISBN:
9780300210330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300190533.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter examines the conditions and processes that led to the emergence of certification programs for responsible forest management practices. More specifically, it looks at the role of markets ... More


Markets and Politics in the Fisheries Sector

Graeme Auld

in Constructing Private Governance: The Rise and Evolution of Forest, Coffee, and Fisheries Certification

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300190533
eISBN:
9780300210330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300190533.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter examines the role of markets and politics in the development of certification programs in the fisheries sector. After presenting a descriptive overview of the fisheries sector, the ... More


Conclusion: Governance of Global Electronic Networks: The Contrasting Views of Dominant and Nondominant Actors

Ernest J. Wilson

in Governing Global Electronic Networks: International Perspectives on Policy and Power

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262042512
eISBN:
9780262271936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262042512.003.0447
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

This chapter examines whether the United States has a consensus that differs from the preferences of non-dominant actors, whether the current global governance mechanisms for information and ... More


Why was Runoff Superior? Theory and Cross-National Evidence

Cynthia McClintock

in Electoral Rules and Democracy in Latin America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190879754
eISBN:
9780190879792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879754.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

This chapter describes plurality advocates’ arguments against runoff and reports the cross-national evidence for and against them. Plurality advocates’ concerns about outsiders and voter fatigue were ... More


Introduction

Lawrence A. Cunningham

in Berkshire Beyond Buffett: The Enduring Value of Values

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231170048
eISBN:
9780231538695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170048.003.0017
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This introductory chapter provides a general discussion of Berkshire Hathaway and the secret behind its tremendous success. From its humble roots in 1965, Berkshire has become one of the largest ... More


Introduction

Cynthia McClintock

in Electoral Rules and Democracy in Latin America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190879754
eISBN:
9780190879792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879754.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

During the third wave, like most democratizing countries worldwide, Latin American countries replaced plurality rules for presidential election with runoff rules. To date, most scholars fear the ... More


Runoff: Is a Reduced Threshold Better? Argentina and Costa Rica

Cynthia McClintock

in Electoral Rules and Democracy in Latin America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190879754
eISBN:
9780190879792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879754.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

Is there a “sweet spot” between openness to new parties and a plethora of parties that can be achieved through a reduced threshold for election to the presidency? Specifically, through a threshold ... More


Qualifying as Legal Counsel for Victims

T. Markus Funk

in Victims' Rights and Advocacy at the International Criminal Court

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199941469
eISBN:
9780190236700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199941469.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

Many observers misunderstand a lawyer’s ability to participate in ICC proceedings. Many believe that attorneys from war-torn areas are well placed to represent victims at the ICC, given their ... More


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