EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Network externalities and differentiation in an entry model

Stefano Colombo ()

Economics Bulletin, 2011, vol. 31, issue 1, 75-84

Abstract: In a market characterized by network externalities, we consider a situation in which an established incumbent faces a new entrant: the differentiation degree chosen by the entrant increases with the network externalities, while the price set by the incumbent initially increases with the network externalities but eventually it decreases with the network externalities.

Keywords: Network externalities; differentiation; entrance (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D4 L1 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2011-01-04
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://www.accessecon.com/Pubs/EB/2011/Volume31/EB-11-V31-I1-P9.pdf (application/pdf)

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:ebl:ecbull:eb-10-00750

Access Statistics for this article

More articles in Economics Bulletin from AccessEcon
Bibliographic data for series maintained by John P. Conley ().

 
Page updated 2020-10-19
Handle: RePEc:ebl:ecbull:eb-10-00750