Posts Tagged ‘competitive market structures’

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    V.O.D. Wars

    Sep 27, 10 • 171 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, RegulationNo Comments

    Usually, for an average of 120 days, theaters have an exclusive right to show a movie. Then, for about $4.99 we can use video-on-demand to see it on television. It sounds simple but so much more is happening. It all relates to competition. The first step was

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    Khakis and Lettuce

    Apr 30, 10 • 185 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and MarketsNo Comments

    Do you remember when we only had Levi’s? Until the late 1970s when Jordache arrived in department stores, buying jeans was not about style. After that, designer jeans became a fashion statement as did their higher prices.   I wonder whether

  • The North Face v. The South Butt

    Jan 18, 10 • 191 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    The North Face is suing The South Butt for trademark infringement. Concerned that there would be