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Price Leadership and the Antimonopoly Law in Japan -a Statistical Study-

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  • Masuda, T.

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In 1977 the Japanese Antimonopoly Law introduced the report collecting system on parallel price increases, i.e., price leadership. The substantial aim of this system is to encourage self-restraint with regard to irrational parallel price increase. We investigate some features of price leadership and then assess the regulation effects of the Law.

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  • Masuda, T., 1998. "Price Leadership and the Antimonopoly Law in Japan -a Statistical Study-," The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS) 514, University of Warwick, Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:wrk:warwec:514
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    Keywords

    MARKET STRUCTURE ; MONOPOLIES ; JAPAN;

    JEL classification:

    • D42 - Microeconomics - - Market Structure, Pricing, and Design - - - Monopoly
    • L12 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - Monopoly; Monopolization Strategies
    • L41 - Industrial Organization - - Antitrust Issues and Policies - - - Monopolization; Horizontal Anticompetitive Practices

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