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Downstream R&D, raising rival's costs, and input-price contracts: a comment on the role of spillovers

Zikos, V and Kesavayuth, D (2010) Downstream R&D, raising rival's costs, and input-price contracts: a comment on the role of spillovers Economics Bulletin, 30 (4). pp. 3018-3025.

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Abstract

We reconsider Banerjee and Lin [International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2003] by investigating the role of spillovers (or informational flows) for the profitability of input-price contracts in a vertically related industry. We showthat spillovers influence the relative magnitude of the main forces operating in the model, which can either reinforce oralter some of the predictions

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > School of Economics
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Zikos, VUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Kesavayuth, DUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date : 13 November 2010
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 13 Jun 2012 11:12
Last Modified : 23 Sep 2013 19:22
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/430839

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