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Contestable markets and the theory of industry structure

William J. Baumol

Contestable markets and the theory of industry structure

by William J. Baumol

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial organization (Economic theory)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam J. Baumol, John C. Panzar, Robert D. Willig ; with contributions by Elizabeth E. Bailey, Dietrich Fischer, Herman C. Quirmbach.
    ContributionsPanzar, John C., 1947-, Willig, Robert D., 1947-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 510 p. :
    Number of Pages510
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14489244M
    OCLC/WorldCa8513620

    "Baumol, Panzar, and Willig’s Theory of Contestable Markets and Industry Structure: A Summary of Reactions," MPRA Paper , University Library of Munich, Germany. Paech, Niko P., " Contestability reconsidered: The meaning of market exit costs," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 34(3), pages , March.   Even though it appears that the concept of contestable markets could be reconciled with the "Austrian" theory of competition, the main theorist of contestable markets argues the opposite. According to theorists of contestable markets, modern industries do require, in some cases, property redistributions via antitrust agencies (to sustain.

    References Akerlof, G. A. (). The market for “lemons”: Quality, uncertainty, and the market mechanism. Quarterly Journal of Economics 84(3), – Arrow, K. J. (). The economic implications of - Selection from Managerial Economics [Book]. A market is one of the many varieties of systems, institutions, procedures, social relations and infrastructures whereby parties engage in parties may exchange goods and services by barter, most markets rely on sellers offering their goods or services (including labor power) in exchange for money from buyers. It can be said that a market is the process by .

    In his AEA presidential address, William Baumol () proposed a â new analysisâ in which â an industryâ s structure is determined explicitly, endogenously, and simultaneously with the pricing, output, advertising, and other decisions of the firms of which it is constitutedâ (p. 3). The corner-stone of the new analysis is the concept of contestable markets with a market being defined as. Airlines are again presented as a contestable market in Contestable Markets and The Theory of Industry Structure (Baumol et al., , p. 7): A clear example is provided by small, and therefore naturally monopolistic, airline markets because airline equipment (virtually “capital on wings”) is so very freely mobile, entry into the.


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Summary A realistic characterization of an industry structure for some technologically intricate products is oligopoly, Book Author(s): The relatively recent theory of contestable markets focuses on characteristics of fixed costs and uses the concept of the sunk cost. Most of the characteristics of oligopsonistic buyers emerge from an.

ABSTRACT: The aim of this paper is twofold: to reformulate the concept of contestable markets in the context of property boundaries, and to recapitulate the characteristics of “sunk costs.”The first section outlines the idea of contestable markets developed in the s and contrasts it with the perfect competition model.

Downloadable. This paper summarizes reactions to the theory of contestable markets and industry structure. The reactions came immediately after the theory was published. The summary finds that the proposed theory stands on sound grounds. However, empirically the theory leaves much to be desired especially for practical policy in developing countries.

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AUTHORS: Jean-Paul Chavas, Taylor Hall.The theory of contestable markets tries to explain how output is determined by the cost structure of the industry and the pricing behaviour of firms, with particular emphasis being placed on the effect that potential new entrants may : Mike Rosser.

The Theory of Contestable Markets • Potential competition or monopoly In recent years, economists have developed the theory of contestable theory argues that what is crucial in determining price and output is not whether an industry is actually a monopoly or competitive, but whether there is the real threat of competition.

If a monopoly is .