The elasticity of demand for an imperfectly competitive firm. A shortcut technique

Academic Article


  • This paper offers a computational technique for the price elasticity of demand of private buyers when an imperfectly competitive firm sells its product to both private buyers and to a public assistance program which pays a fixed price. An example is given for Nursing Home care. © 1979.
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  • Economics Letters  Journal
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    Author List

  • Mennemeyer ST
  • Start Page

  • 9
  • End Page

  • 12
  • Volume

  • 2
  • Issue

  • 1