Comment on "A note on the Hotelling principle of minimum differentiation: Imitation and crowd"
AbstractWe argue that the minimum differentiation firm location equilibrium and the pure strategy pricing equilibrium in Di Cintio's [Di Cintio, M., 2007. A note on the Hotelling principle of minimum differentiation: Imitation and crowd. Research in Economics 61 (3), 122-129] "Note" need not exist under the conditions claimed.
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Volume (Year): 62 (2008)
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