A new test for monopoly with limited cost data
AbstractThe test’s intuition is that demand estimates in isolation may diverge from demand estimates under joint estimation with cost if the monopoly null hypothesis is false. Simulations indicate that the test can have substantial power using duopoly data.
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Volume (Year): 117 (2012)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
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Market structure test; Monopoly; Demand estimation;
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