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Optimal product variety in a Hotelling model

Meagher, Kieron

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Consider the Hotelling linear spatial duopoly with firm uncertainty over the consumer mean. As uncertainty about the mean grows relative to the dispersion of consumers, competitive locations become socially optimal. A limit result for discontinuous, log-concave densities is also established.

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/67869
Source: Economics Letters
DOI: 10.1016/j.econlet.2012.04.075

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