Category: Industrial Organisation

Lecture 3: Entry, exit and predation

In this lecture we cover: A few footnotes to last week. Entry deterrence. Dixit-Spence. Fudenburg and Tirole. Predatory pricing. Deep pockets. Signalling. Other models. Lecture 3

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Lecture 2: Further static oligopoly

In this lecture we cover: Some game theory Cournot versus Bertrand Kreps and Scheinkman (1983) Entry Welfare Lecture 2

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Lecture 1: Introduction to IO

In this lecture, we cover: What is IO? Monopoly Static oligopoly The structure of the rest of the course The slides follow:Lecture 1

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General reading

Core textsCabral, Introduction to Industrial OrganizationTirole, The Theory of Industrial Organization Free, online alternativeChurch and Ware, Industrial Organization Further alternatives Richards and Norman, Industrial Organization: Contemporary Theory and Empirical ApplicationsCarlton and Perloff, Modern Industrial OrganizationMotta, Competition Policy Whinston, Lectures on Antitrust Economics

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Welcome

Welcome to this blog. On it will be posted all of the slides and reading material for my Industrial Organisation teaching. Feel free to comment on posts with any corrections or feedback. For more on my work, see http://www.tholden.org/ .

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