Industrial Economics
Professor Rosa M. AbrantesMetz
Assignments
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Problem Set 1
Posted Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Due in Class on Wednesday, September 30
Exercise 1: Parking lot pricing
You own a private parking lot near the University of Chicago with a
Notes on Calculus
According to author Dave Barry
Newton invented calculus, which is dened as the branch of mathematics that
is so scary it causes everybody to stop studying mathematics.1
Actually, calculus is a precise and ecient language that makes it ea
REGIONAL COMPETITION CENTER FOR LATIN AMERICA:
ANTITRUST GUIDELINES FOR EXCHANGES OF INFORMATION
AMONG COMPETITORS
Rosa M. AbrantesMetz
October 2013
This report was commissioned by the Regional Competition Center for Latin America, through the
General Se
Demand System Estimation and its Application
To Horizontal Merger Analysis*
Daniel Hosken
Daniel OBrien
David Scheffman
Michael Vita
April, 2002
Abstract
The past decade has witnessed remarkable developments in the quantitative analysis of
horizontal merg
The Determinants of Cartel Duration
Rosa M. AbrantesMetz 1
John M. Connor
Albert D. Metz
May 2013
Abstract
In this paper we model cartel duration as a mixed proportional hazard model and
condition on cartel characteristics such as the agency first detect
Firms & Markets
EconUA316
Fall 2015
Lawrence J. White
Lwhite@stern.nyu.edu
Game theory and strategic analysis: nonzerosum
games
October 26
1
Overview
Nonzerosum games
Both players can win (the same or different amounts)
Both can lose
One wins, the
Industrial Economics
EconUA316
Fall 2015
Lawrence J. White
Lwhite@stern.nyu.edu
Game theory and strategic analysis: basic concepts
October 21
1
Overview
Basic ideas of game theory
Major uses of game theory
Important facets of game theory
Zerosum game
Industrial Economics
Professor Rosa M. AbrantesMetz
Assignments
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Problem Set 3
Posted Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Due in Class on Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Note: You have to do exercises 4 and 6. Then you have to do:

Either exercise 1 or exercise 2

Notes on Logarithms
Why study logarithms? Logarithms turn out to be useful in lots of places: elasticities,
compound interest, growth rates, and so on. In Introduction to Industrial Organization,
well be using logarithms to estimate and apply demand elast
Industrial Economics
Professor Rosa M. AbrantesMetz
Assignments
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Problem Set 2
Posted Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Due in Class on Wednesday, October 14
Exercise 1: Intel and AMD
The following normal form game depicts the pricing rivalry between Intel and
Unclassified
DAF/COMP(2013)20
Organisation de Coopration et de Dveloppement conomiques
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
23Oct2013
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English  Or. English
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