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Complexity of solution structures in nonlinear pricing

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This paper characterizes and enumerates the possible solution structures in nonlinear pricing problem when the number of buyer types is given. It is shown that the single-crossing property, which is a standard assumption in the literature, reduces the complexity of solving the problem dramatically. The number of possible solution structures is important when the pricing problem is solved under limited information. Copyright Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

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  • Kimmo Berg, 2013. "Complexity of solution structures in nonlinear pricing," Annals of Operations Research, Springer, vol. 206(1), pages 23-37, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:annopr:v:206:y:2013:i:1:p:23-37:10.1007/s10479-013-1334-3
    DOI: 10.1007/s10479-013-1334-3
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