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Mixed oligopoly and spatial agglomeration in quasi-linear city

  • Takeshi Ebina

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    (Department of Social Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology)

  • Toshihiro Matsumura

    ()

    (Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo)

  • Daisuke Shimizu

    ()

    (Faculty of Economics, Gakushuin University)

We apply a spatial model that includes both circular-city and linear-city models as special cases to the analysis of location-quantity model in mixed oligopoly. We find that the equilibrium pattern continuously moves from that of the circular-city to that of the linear-city and that the linear-city result is more likely in our setting as the equilibrium location.

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Volume (Year): 29 (2009)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
Pages: 2722-2729

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