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Companies need advantages to gain abnormal profits.
Profits can be got, if you have an advantage over the
Advantages attract customers and competitors.
Advantages can be copied!
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strong beneﬁts to competing in a group of related industries. as has
been discussed. Decoupling industry deﬁnition and that of the busi-
nesses the firm wants to be in will go far in eliminating needless con-