Investment decisions under hidden competition
AbstractWe present a model adequate for investment decisions in duopolies under total hidden competition. In this competitive context all potential entrants remain unrevealed until they decide to move into the market. The value-functions and the optimal entry thresholds are derived.
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Volume (Year): 121 (2013)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
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Hidden competition; Duopolies; Real options;
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