Over the past 25 years the longevity of automobiles has increased dramatically.
This paper draws on data from 73 UK Monopolies and Mergers Commission reports on monopoly between 1973 and 1995.
Using historical cost data, we simulate the California electricity market after deregulation as a static Cournot market with a competitive fringe.
The paper empirically models price dispersion between related brands within product categories of the Irish Independent Grocery market.
This paper shows that the adoption of flexible manufacturing techniques by firms leads to a tougher price regime. However, consumers may not benefit since the tougher regime deters entry.