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The Antitrust Economics of Multi-Sided Platform Markets

@article{Evans2003TheAE,
  title={The Antitrust Economics of Multi-Sided Platform Markets},
  author={David S. Evans},
  journal={Yale Journal on Regulation},
  year={2003},
  volume={20},
  pages={4}
}
  • David S. Evans
  • Published 2003
  • Business, Economics
  • Yale Journal on Regulation
Multi-sided platforms coordinate the demands of distinct groups of customers who need each other in some way. Dating clubs, for example, enable men and women to meet each other; magazines provide a way for advertisers to find an audience, and computer operating system vendors provide software that applications users and applications developers can use together. When devising pricing and investment strategies, multi-sided platforms must account for interactions among the demands of multiple… 

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