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Vertical Ownership, Program Network Carriage, and Tier Positioning in Cable Television: An Empirical Study


  • Dong Chen


  • David Waterman



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  • Dong Chen & David Waterman, 2007. "Vertical Ownership, Program Network Carriage, and Tier Positioning in Cable Television: An Empirical Study," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 30(3), pages 227-251, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:revind:v:30:y:2007:i:3:p:227-251 DOI: 10.1007/s11151-007-9134-z

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    1. Robin Lee & Michael Whinston & Ali Yurukoglu & Gregory Crawford, 2013. "The Welfare Effects of Vertical Integration in Multichannel Television Markets," 2013 Meeting Papers 81, Society for Economic Dynamics.
    2. Christopher Yoo, 2014. "Merger Review by the Federal Communications Commission: Comcast–NBC Universal," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 45(3), pages 295-321, November.


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