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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


Entry Barriers

Sheilagh Ogilvie

in The European Guilds

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691137544
eISBN:
9780691185101
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691137544.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter explores how guilds defined and enforced entitlement. A first entitlement sought by any guild was to decide who could practise certain economic activities. Every guild aimed to secure ... More


Systemic Risk and Financial Market Structure

E. Philip Davis

in Debt, Financial Fragility, and Systemic Risk

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198233312
eISBN:
9780191596124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198233310.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Chapters 5 and 6 identified a number of features common to most periods of financial instability in recent decades; these observations were felt to validate to some extent the various theories of ... 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


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


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


The Structure of New Markets

P. A. Geroski

in The Evolution of New Markets

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199248896
eISBN:
9780191596308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248893.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

Describes and analyses the evolution of the structure of new markets. It evaluates a few case studies (particularly that of automobiles) highlighting the dynamics of market entry and exit. After ... More


The Transformation of the Banking Business: A Corporate Perspective

Jordi Canals

in Competitive Strategies in European Banking

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198773504
eISBN:
9780191695322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198773504.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter uses an analytical framework to show some important structural determinants in any industry, such as entry barriers to potential competitors, negotiating power in relation to suppliers ... More


The Dual Labour Market Hypothesis and the Japanese Labour Market

Tsuneo Ishikawa

in Income and Wealth

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288626
eISBN:
9780191596469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019828862X.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

What kind of contribution will the theories developed so far make to an understanding of the working of the labour market? From among the various important topics concerning the Japanese labour ... More


Antitrust Analysis in High Technology Industries *

David J. Teece

in Managing Intellectual Capital: Organizational, Strategic, and Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198295426
eISBN:
9780191596964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198295421.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

Anti‐trust economics has not sufficiently recognized the nature of competition and innovation in high‐technology industries, the evolution of those industries and the implications for public policy. ... More


The Findings and the Model

Eli M. Noam

in Media Ownership and Concentration in America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195188523
eISBN:
9780199852574
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195188523.003.0019
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology

Earlier, this book presented a simple model for the dynamics of the information sector. It is based on two variables: lower entry barriers, which induce a new entry, and growing economies of scale, ... More


Japanese Management in the World

Hiroyuki Odagiri

in Growth through Competition, Competition through Growth: Strategic Management and the Economy in Japan

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288732
eISBN:
9780191596711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288735.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

In this final chapter, growth preference, competition, and accountability are revisited by way of summary of the book. By comparing the headlines of British and Japanese business press reports, we ... 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


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


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 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


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


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