The Impact of Contestability on Prices in Manufacturing Industries
The goal of this papr was to investigate whether contestability has an impact on prices in Dutch manufacturing industries. The major finding were: 1- Estimating the price equation in long differences appeared to be the best technique. 2- The variables capital intensity, import penetration and turbulence appeared to be insignificant in the price equation. 3- Possible indicators for contestability were considered, using the variables c4, capital intensity, R&D entry and exit. 4- Of these possible indicators for contestability, c4, R&D intensity, net entry and entry have a significant impact on price...
To our knowledge, this item is not available for
download. To find whether it is available, there are three
1. Check below under "Related research" whether another version of this item is available online.
2. Check on the provider's web page whether it is in fact available.
3. Perform a search for a similarly titled item that would be available.
|Date of creation:||2000|
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED BUSINESS IN THE NETHERLANDS, NEUHUYS.|
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:fth:miklrr:0005/e. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Thomas Krichel)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.