Measuring product diversity
AbstractThe diversity of a set can be defined as a function of the bilateral distances between the elements of the set. We show how the bilateral distances between products can be presented by parameters in a utility function.
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Volume (Year): 55 (1997)
Issue (Month): 1 (August)
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