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Pricing and Price Dispersion in E-commerce

  title={Pricing and Price Dispersion in E-commerce},
  author={Roger Waldeck},
  • R. Waldeck
  • Published 23 October 2002
  • Business, Economics
Competition on electronic markets will result in lower price level and price dispersion. Such a view is commonly expressed in the literature of electronic commerce. It is justified by the fact that lower search costs by consumers and free entry for firms will foster price competition amongst firms. This paper tries to mitigate a bit this idea by looking at the influence of information and competition on prices of a homogeneous good. In this paper, we analyse the possible driver of price… 

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