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Barriers to entry and two-sided markets: a research in a shopping mall in Istanbul

  title={Barriers to entry and two-sided markets: a research in a shopping mall in Istanbul},
  author={Serkan Dilek and Nurdan Çolakoğlu},
  journal={Asian Economic and Financial Review},
Two-sided markets are the new issues in economic theory and have been studied since the beginning of the 21th century. Barriers to entry are also important to provide a balanced full competition condition in markets. Generally, incumbent firms don’t want new rivals because new rivals usually mean decreases in profits provided that firms seek profit maximizing. However, some of the previous studies show that profit maximizing firms can find unprofitable to set up barriers to entry in two-sided… 
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