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Switching costs, consumer heterogeneity and price discrimination

  • Nicoletta Corrocher


  • Lorenzo Zirulia


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Volume (Year): 101 (2010)
Issue (Month): 2 (October)
Pages: 149-167

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Handle: RePEc:kap:jeczfn:v:101:y:2010:i:2:p:149-167
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