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Profit raising entry in a vertical structure

Mukherjee, Arijit



© 2019 Elsevier B.V. In contrast to the usual belief, we show that entry in the final goods market increases profits of the incumbent final goods producers if there is free entry in the input market and the final goods are sufficiently differentiated. Thus, we extend Matsushima (2006).


Mukherjee, A. (2019). Profit raising entry in a vertical structure. Economics Letters, 183,

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Jul 12, 2019
Online Publication Date Jul 24, 2019
Publication Date 2019-10
Deposit Date Jul 12, 2019
Publicly Available Date Jan 25, 2021
Journal Economics Letters
Print ISSN 0165-1765
Publisher Elsevier
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 183
Article Number 108543
Keywords Entry; Final goods; Input; Profit JEL Classification: D43; L11; L13
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