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The Economics of Price Discrimination

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The Economics of Price Discrimination

The Economics of Price Discrimination

The Economics of Price Discrimination

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A recent survey by the Annenberg Public Policy Center found that 87 percent of online shoppers are object to price discrimination — the practice of charging different consumers different prices for the same product or service. The study also found that the majority of shoppers didn't know the practice was legal. We discuss the economics of price discrimination.

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