New Product Introduction and Market Evolution
We solve for an S-shaped schedule for market size for a new product that undergoes gradual widespread adoption. We hypothesize that the speed of market expansion is positively related to the current proÂ…t per unit being produced. In a mature market the unit profit is relatively low.
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