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Estimating Switching Costs in Mobile Telephony in the UK

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  • Lukasz Grzybowski, 2008. "Estimating Switching Costs in Mobile Telephony in the UK," Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, Springer, vol. 8(2), pages 113-132, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jincot:v:8:y:2008:i:2:p:113-132
    DOI: 10.1007/s10842-007-0010-1
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    Keywords

    mobile telephony; switching costs; mixed logit; C25; D12; L96;
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    JEL classification:

    • C25 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Discrete Regression and Qualitative Choice Models; Discrete Regressors; Proportions; Probabilities
    • D12 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Consumer Economics: Empirical Analysis
    • L96 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Transportation and Utilities - - - Telecommunications

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