International trade and the incentive for merger

Chalkley, Martin and Stewart, Geoff (2004) International trade and the incentive for merger , Dundee, UK University of Dundee 10pp. (Dundee Discussion Papers in Economics, 175).


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This paper examines the proftability of horizontal merger in an open economy. We fnd that duopoly is a necessary, but not sufficient, condition for domestic merger to be proftable. A cross-border merger, however, can be profitable from any market structure.

Item Type: Monograph (Discussion Paper)
Additional Information: JEL classifcation: L4, F2
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Keywords: merger, international trade, oligopoly
ePrint ID: 34525
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Date Deposited: 15 May 2006
Last Modified: 16 Apr 2017 22:12
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