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Core Readings

  1. Bresnahan, T and P. Reiss 1990 Entry in Monopoly Markets. Review of Economic Studies, 57 (192) 531-554.
  2. Foster, L., J. Haltiwanger, and C. Syverson 2008. Reallocation, Firm Turnover, and Efficiency: Selection on Productivity or Profitability? American Economic Review, 98(1): 394–425
  3. Gilbert, R. 1989, "Mobility Barriers and the Value of Incumbency in Schmalensee and Willig (ed), The Handbook of Industrial Organization, North Holland: Elsevier Science Publishers: 475-536.
  4. Helfat, C. and M. Lieberman 2002. The Birth of Capabiities: Market Entry and the Importance of Pre-history", Industrial and Corporate Change, 11(4): 725-760.
  5. Lieberman, M. 1987. Excess Capacity as a Barrier To Entry: An Empirical Appraisal. Journal of Industrial Economics, 35(4): 607-627.
  6. Penrose, E. 1959. The Theory of the Growth of the Firm, New York: Wiley

Supplemental Readings

  1. Bain, J. S., 1949, A Note on Pricing in Monopoly and Oligopoly, American Economic Review 39 (2): 448-464.
  2. Berry, S. and J. Waldfogel 1999 Free entry and social inefficiency in radio broadcasting. RAND Journal of Economics, 30 (3): 397-420
  3. Dixit, A. 1979. A model of duopoly suggesting a theory of entry barriers. Bell Journal of Economics, 10 (1): 20-32.
  4. Gilbert, R.J. and D.M. Newbery (1992) ‘Alternative Entry Paths: The Build or Buy Decision’, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 1(1): 129-50.
  5. Jovanovic, B. 1982 Selection and the evolution of industry. Econometrica 50 (3): 649–670.
  6. Kreps, D. 1990. A Course in Microeconomic Theory, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press
  7. Mankiw, G and M. Whinston 1986 Free entry and social inefficiency, RAND Journal of Economics, 17 (1): 48-58.
  8. Porter 1982. Competitive Strategy: Techniques for Analyzing Industries and Competitors, Cambridge, MA: the Free press.
  9. Schmalensee, R. 1978, Entry deterrence in the ready-to-eat breakfast cereal industry. Bell Journal of Economics, 9 (2): 305-327
  10. Schmalensee, R. 1981 Economies of Scale and Barriers to Entry, Journal of Political Economy, 89 (6) 1228-1238.
  11. Spence, A. M. 1977 Entry, capacity, investment and oligopolistic pricing, Bell Journal of Economics, 8 (2): 534-544.
  12. Stackelberg, H. 1934 Marktform and Gleichgewicht. Berlin: J. Springer.