Is It More Profitable to Post Prices? – Market Structure with Endogenous Search Costs


Title of dissertation: IS IT MORE PROFITABLE TO POST PRICES? – MARKET STRUCTURE WITH ENDOGENOUS SEARCH COSTS Binglin Gong Doctor of Philosophy, 2006 Dissertation directed by: Professor John Rust Department of Economics This dissertation contains three chapters. It analyzes a market where firms can choose whether or not to publicly post their prices. Price… (More)


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