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Privatización: ¿Suben o bajan los precios? Duopolio mixto con diferenciación vertical


  • Julio César Arteaga García

    (Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León)

  • Oscar J. Cárdenas Rodríguez

    (Universidad de Guanajuato)

  • Daniel Flores Curiel

    (Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León)


In this paper, we use a duopoly model with vertical (quality) product differentiation to determine whether privatization of a public firm leads to higher or lower prices than those prevailing in a mixed duopoly. We show that privatization can move prices on either direction.

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  • Julio César Arteaga García & Oscar J. Cárdenas Rodríguez & Daniel Flores Curiel, 2004. "Privatización: ¿Suben o bajan los precios? Duopolio mixto con diferenciación vertical," Estudios Económicos, El Colegio de México, Centro de Estudios Económicos, vol. 19(2), pages 141-157.
  • Handle: RePEc:emx:esteco:v:19:y:2004:i:2:p:141-157

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