Volume 11 (2024)
Volume 10 (2023)
Volume 9 (2022)
Volume 8 (2021)
Volume 7 (2020)
Volume 6 (2019)
Volume 5 (2018)
Volume 4 (2017)
Volume 3 (2016)
Volume 2 (2015)
Volume 1 (2014)
Mixed Duopoly, Privatization and Subsidization: Complementary Goods

Kazuhiro Ohnishi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , February 2023, , Pages 149-156


  This paper uses a mixed market model in which a state-owned public firm and a private firm produce complementary goods and reassesses the welfare effects of production subsidies. The paper examines four regimes: mixed and private duopoly, each with and without subsidies. In the regimes without subsidies, ...  Read More

Mixed Duopoly, Privatization, Subsidization and Partial Foreign Ownership

Kazuhiro Ohnishi

Volume 8, Issue 9 , September 2021, , Pages 707-714


  The seminal work by White (1996) examines the welfare effects of production subsidies in a mixed Cournot oligopoly market where a state-owned public firm competes with fully domestic-owned private firms, and presents the following two main results. First, if production subsidies are utilized only before ...  Read More

A Review of Privatization in Iran

Leila Sedighikamal; Ghodratollah Talebnia

Volume 1, Issue 1 , August 2014, , Pages 81-92

  Privatization has become a popular panacea for solving the organizational problems of governments by reducing the role of the state and encouraging the growth of the private sector enterprises. However, privatization takes a number of forms and has been approached in various ways during the move away ...  Read More