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Monopoly and the preemption of competitive recycling


  • Hollander, Abraham
  • Lasserre, Pierre


On Demontre Qu'un Producteur D'un Materiau Recyclable Detenant une Position de Monopoleur Cherchera a Empecher L'entree Dans le Marche de Firmes Concurrentielles de Recyclage, a Moins Que le Cout du Recyclage Soit Tres Faible Par Rapport au Cout de Production du Materiau Primaire. on Demontre Egalement Que la Seule Menace D'entree, Meme Si Elle N'est Pas Mise a Execution Peut Faire Augmenter le Prix Au-Dessus du Niveau Qui Aurait Prevalu En L'absence D'une Telle Menace.
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  • Hollander, Abraham & Lasserre, Pierre, 1988. "Monopoly and the preemption of competitive recycling," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 6(4), pages 489-497.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:indorg:v:6:y:1988:i:4:p:489-497

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    1. Kulshreshtha, Praveen & Sarangi, Sudipta, 2001. ""No return, no refund": an analysis of deposit-refund systems," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 46(4), pages 379-394, December.
    2. Soham Baksi & Ngo Van Long, 2006. "Recycling With Endogeneous Consumer Participation," Departmental Working Papers 2006-23, McGill University, Department of Economics.
    3. Bocar Samba BA, 2017. "Recycling of a Primary Resource and Market Power: The Alcoa Case," Working Papers 2017.27, FAERE - French Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.
    4. Grant, Darren, 1999. "Recycling and market power: A more general model and re-evaluation of the evidence1," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 17(1), pages 59-80, January.

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