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A Short Survey of Network Economics

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This paper surveys a variety of topics related to network economics. Topics covered include: consumer demand under network effects, compatibility decisions and standardization, technology advances in network industries, two-sided markets, information networks and intellectual property, and social influence.

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Volume (Year): 38 (2011)
Issue (Month): 2 (March)
Pages: 119-149

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Handle: RePEc:kap:revind:v:38:y:2011:i:2:p:119-149

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Keywords: Survey; Network economics; Network industries; Network effects; Network externalities; D4; L1; L8; Z1;

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