An evaluation of the impact upon productivity of ending resale price maintenance on books

C. Ball, Stephen Davies, Matthew Olczak, Christopher Wilson

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Abstract

Report prepared for the OFT by the Centre for Competition Policy at University of East Anglia.
An examination of the ending of RPM aims to improve understanding of how competition interventions affect productivity, provide a methodological framework that could inform future evaluations and provide inputs to the ongoing debate about the effects of RPM.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherOffice of fair trading
Number of pages112
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2008

Publication series

NameOFT's economic discussion paper series
No.981

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competition policy
productivity
examination
evaluation

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© Crown copyright 2008
This publication (excluding the OFT logo) may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium provided that it is reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. The material must be acknowledged as crown copyright and the title of the publication specified.

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Ball, C., Davies, S., Olczak, M., & Wilson, C. (2008). An evaluation of the impact upon productivity of ending resale price maintenance on books. (OFT's economic discussion paper series; No. 981). Office of fair trading.
Ball, C. ; Davies, Stephen ; Olczak, Matthew ; Wilson, Christopher. / An evaluation of the impact upon productivity of ending resale price maintenance on books. Office of fair trading, 2008. (OFT's economic discussion paper series; 981).
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An evaluation of the impact upon productivity of ending resale price maintenance on books. / Ball, C.; Davies, Stephen ; Olczak, Matthew; Wilson, Christopher.

Office of fair trading, 2008. (OFT's economic discussion paper series; No. 981).

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