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Who should practice price discrimination using rebates in an asymmetric duopoly?


  • Kutsal Dogan


  • Ernan Haruvy


  • Ram Rao



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  • Kutsal Dogan & Ernan Haruvy & Ram Rao, 2010. "Who should practice price discrimination using rebates in an asymmetric duopoly?," Quantitative Marketing and Economics (QME), Springer, vol. 8(1), pages 61-90, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:qmktec:v:8:y:2010:i:1:p:61-90 DOI: 10.1007/s11129-009-9078-8

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    1. Gil, Ricard & Riera-Crichton, Daniel & Ruzzier, Christian, 2016. "As Seen on TV: Price Discrimination and Competition in Television Advertising," MPRA Paper 75993, University Library of Munich, Germany.

    More about this item


    Segmentation; Competition; Game theory; Pricing; Rebates; Printers; C72; D43; L13;

    JEL classification:

    • C72 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Game Theory and Bargaining Theory - - - Noncooperative Games
    • D43 - Microeconomics - - Market Structure, Pricing, and Design - - - Oligopoly and Other Forms of Market Imperfection
    • L13 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - Oligopoly and Other Imperfect Markets


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