(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2014)

Document title

Firm entry in the Swedish wholesale trade sector : does market definition matter?

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

BRANDT D. (1) ; MACUCHOVA Z. (1) ; RUDHOLM N. (2) ;
(1) Dalarna Univ., Falun, SUEDE
(2) HUI Research, Stockholm, SUEDE


Based on a behavioral assumption regarding how retailers act when purchasing products from wholesale trade firms in Sweden, the AA. create alternative markets using Voronoi diagrams. They then compare the empirical results of investigating the determinants of firm entry using municipalities as the relevant markets with the results obtained using Voronoi markets. The results indicate that, in both cases, the same variables are statistically significant in affecting entry, though the estimated effects differ in size


Article of periodic

published at : The Annals of regional science / ISSN 0570-1864

Editor : Springer, Berlin - ALLEMAGNE (1967)

Millesime : 2014, vol. 53, no3 [pp. 703-717]

Bibliographic references : 20 ref.

Collation : fig., tabl., cartes



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Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1007/s00168-014-0639-8

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