Industrial Organization
Markets and Strategies
$71.00 (X)
 Authors:
 Paul Belleflamme, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
 Martin Peitz, Universität Mannheim, Germany
 Date Published: February 2010
 availability: In stock
 format: Paperback
 isbn: 9780521681599
$71.00 (X)
Paperback

Industrial Organization: Markets and Strategies provides an uptodate account of modern industrial organization that blends theory with realworld applications. Written in a clear and accessible style, it acquaints the reader with the most important models for understanding strategies chosen by firms with market power and shows how such firms adapt to different market environments. It covers a wide range of topics including recent developments on product bundling, branding strategies, restrictions in vertical supply relationships, intellectual property protection, and twosided markets, to name just a few. Models are presented in detail and the main results are summarized as lessons. Formal theory is complemented throughout by realworld cases that show students how it applies to actual organizational settings. The book is accompanied by a website containing a number of additional resources for lecturers and students, including exercises, answers to review questions, case material and slides.
Read more Comprehensive coverage of modern industrial organization
 Combines theory with real world applications to show relevance to business strategy
 Each chapter contains summary of key lessons, suggestions for further reading and a range of exercises
Reviews & endorsements
“This is a crisply written account of modern Industrial Organization which should be a major reference for years to come. I particularly enjoyed the “Lessons” which summarize and keep the reader ontrack with the economic insights from the models presented. Congratulations to the authors for this magnum opus.”  Simon P. Anderson, Commonwealth Professor of Economics, University of Virginia
See more reviews“The depth and coverage of topics in Industrial Organization: Markets and Strategies is staggering. Professors Belleflamme and Peitz have produced a real gem. Innovative, timely, and thorough.”  Michael Baye, Bert Elwert Professor of Business Economics, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University
“As important contributors to the theory of Industrial Organisation, Belleflamme and Peitz are ideally placed to explain the implications for strategists and policy makers  their book will be valuable to students and practitioners alike.”  Paul Klemperer, FBA, Edgeworth Professor of Economics, University of Oxford; formerMember UK Competition Commission
“Industrial economists have been blessed with some significant texts over the centuries. However, until Belleflamme and Peitz, no one had attempted to cover it all. Markets and Strategies does that. It is all here. From monopoly to competition, from simple pricing to pricing with menus, from bundling to innovation. There is no topic left untouched. It is a must have for teachers and students alike.”  Joshua Gans, Professor of Management, Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne
“Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz’s Industrial Organization: Markets and Strategies offers a fully uptodate treatment of modern industrial organization, including recent work on intellectual property, new forms of price discrimination, competition policy and twosided markets. Theoretically inclined, clearly written, and mathematically accessible to a wide audience (including advanced undergraduates), it usefully provides motivation through short businessstrategy or competitionpolicy cases. A tour de force and a mustread for students, researchers and practitioners of the field.”  Jean Tirole, Director, Fondation JeanJacques Laffont, Toulouse School of Economics
“Paul Belleflamme and Martin Peitz provide a very careful and thorough up to date treatment of the main topics in Industrial Organization analysis. They do so in a pedagogical and clear way, including the stepbystep development of the models and contrast with realworld cases, that will prove very effective with students. The book also includes the analysis of issues relevant for the information economy such as bundling, intellectual property and twosided markets.”  Xavier Vives, Professor of Economics, IESE Business School
Customer reviews
Not yet reviewed
Be the first to review
Review was not posted due to profanity
×Product details
 Date Published: February 2010
 format: Paperback
 isbn: 9780521681599
 length: 720 pages
 dimensions: 246 x 188 x 37 mm
 weight: 1.52kg
 contains: 61 b/w illus. 12 tables
 availability: In stock
Table of Contents
List of figures
List of tables
List of cases
Preface
Part I. Getting Started:
1. What is 'Markets and Strategies'?
2. Firms, consumers and the market
Part II. Market Power:
3. Static imperfect competition
4. Dynamic aspects of imperfect competition
Part III. Sources of Market Power:
5. Product differentiation
6. Advertising
7. Consumer inertia
Part IV. Pricing Strategies and Market Segmentation:
8. Group and personalized pricing
9. Menu pricing
10. Intertemporal price discrimination
11. Bundling
Part V. Product Quality and Information:
12. Price and advertising signals
13. Marketing tools for experience goods
Part VI. Theory of Competition Policy:
14. Cartels and tacit collusion
15. Horizontal mergers
16. Strategic incumbents and entry
17. Vertically related markets
Part VII. R&D Intellectual Property:
18. Innovation and R&D
19. Intellectual property
Part VIII. Networks, Standards and Systems:
20. Markets with network goods
21. Strategies for network goods
Part IX. Market Intermediation:
22. Markets with intermediated goods
23. Information and reputation
Appendices: A. Game theory
B. Competition policy
Index.
general resources
instructor resources
View all resourcesGroup Section Name Type Size Sort Order filter vars General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 09 (updated) pdf 149KB 0 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 03 (updated) pdf 142KB 1 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 04 pdf 85KB 2 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 01 pdf 61KB 3 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 08 pdf 92KB 4 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 02 (updated) pdf 131KB 5 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 07 (updated) pdf 112KB 6 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 06 (updated) pdf 145KB 7 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Exercises Exercises Part 05 (updated) pdf 140KB 8 exercises general resources exercises general resourcesexercises General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 08 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 741KB 9 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 07 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 524KB 10 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 01 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 244KB 11 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 10 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 559KB 12 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 04 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 552KB 13 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 03 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 848KB 14 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 14 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 941KB 15 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 05 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 784KB 16 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 17 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 1203KB 17 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 13 Lecture Slides PDF UPDATED pdf 452KB 18 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 11 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 655KB 19 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 16 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 877KB 20 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 15 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 592KB 21 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 09 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 497KB 22 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 06 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 905KB 23 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf Maths Lecture Slides PDF ch18 pdf 227KB 24 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 12 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 517KB 25 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 02 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 347KB 26 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf Maths Lecture Slides PDF ch04 pdf 282KB 27 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf Maths Lecture Slides PDF ch03 pdf 295KB 28 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 19 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 789KB 29 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 18 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 765KB 30 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 23 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 348KB 31 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 22 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 1491KB 32 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf Maths Lecture Slides PDF ch14 pdf 491KB 33 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 21 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 876KB 34 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf 20 Lecture Slides PDF pdf 997KB 35 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf Maths Lecture Slides PDF ch07 pdf 185KB 36 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Lecture Slides  Pdf Lecture Slides (PDF)  updated 05.05.10 zip 13202KB 37 lecture slides  pdf general resources lecture slides  pdf general resourceslecture slides  pdf General Resources Figures Figures Ch08 zip 235KB 38 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch04 zip 54KB 39 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch05 zip 143KB 40 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch02 jpg 50KB 41 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch22 zip 77KB 42 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch01 jpg 48KB 43 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch18 zip 156KB 44 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch23 zip 245KB 45 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch19 jpg 67KB 46 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch21 zip 84KB 47 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch17 zip 128KB 48 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch15 jpg 49KB 49 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch10 zip 110KB 50 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch16 zip 145KB 51 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch14 jpg 62KB 52 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch12 zip 70KB 53 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch11 zip 353KB 54 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch07 jpg 35KB 55 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch06 jpg 69KB 56 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch03 zip 188KB 57 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures Ch20 zip 299KB 58 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Figures Figures  updated 02.02.10 zip 2490KB 59 figures general resources figures general resourcesfigures General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 10 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 588KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 04 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 389KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 03 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 873KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 01 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 262KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 06 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 803KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 05 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 727KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 13 Lecture Slides PowerPoint UPDATED ppt 503KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 11 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 1012KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 17 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 740KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 16 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 1018KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 14 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 1274KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 15 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 704KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 09 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 737KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 08 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 1185KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 07 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 313KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt Maths Lecture Slides PowerPoint Ch14 ppt 1274KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 12 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 731KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 21 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 766KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 20 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 1061KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 02 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 322KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt Maths Lecture Slides PowerPoint Ch04 ppt 250KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 19 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 778KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 23 Lecture Slides Powerpoint ppt 521KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 22 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 988KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt Maths Lecture Slides PowerPoint Ch07 ppt 197KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt 18 Lecture Slides PowerPoint ppt 709KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt Maths Lecture Slides PowerPoint Ch18 ppt 238KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt Maths Lecture Slides PowerPoint Ch03 ppt 328KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt General Resources Lecture Slides  Ppt Lecture Slides (Powerpoint)  updated 05.05.10 zip 8619KB 3 lecture slides  ppt general resources lecture slides  ppt general resourceslecture slides  ppt Instructor Resources Exercises + Solutions Part 05 (updated) pdf 252KB 0 instructor resources instructor resources instructor resourcesinstructor resources Instructor Resources Solutions Exercises + Solutions Part 09 pdf 243KB 1 solutions instructor resources solutions instructor resourcessolutions Instructor Resources Solutions Exercises + Solutions Part 03 (updated) pdf 393KB 2 solutions instructor resources solutions instructor resourcessolutions Instructor Resources Solutions Exercises + Solutions Part 08 pdf 121KB 3 solutions instructor resources solutions instructor resourcessolutions Instructor Resources Solutions Exercises + Solutions Part 02 (updated) pdf 232KB 4 solutions instructor resources solutions instructor resourcessolutions Instructor Resources Solutions Exercises + Solutions Part 06 (updated) pdf 269KB 5 solutions instructor resources solutions instructor resourcessolutions Instructor Resources Solutions Exercises + Solutions Part 07 (updated) pdf 168KB 6 solutions instructor resources solutions instructor resourcessolutions This title has a locked file and access is given only to instructors adopting the textbook for their class. We need to strictly enforce this so that solutions are not made available to students. To gain access to locked resources you need to first log in with your Cambridge account details and then return to this page to submit details of your course so you can be authenticated as an instructor. Click here to log in. If you do not have a Cambridge account you will first need to click here to create an account and then return to this page to be authenticated.
These resources are provided free of charge by Cambridge University Press with permission of the author of the corresponding work, but are subject to copyright. You are permitted to view, print and download these resources for your own personal use only, provided any copyright lines on the resources are not removed or altered in any way. Any other use, including but not limited to distribution of the resources in modified form, or via electronic or other media, is strictly prohibited unless you have permission from the author of the corresponding work and provided you give appropriate acknowledgement of the source.
If you are having problems accessing these resources please email cflack@cambridge.org