Essays Tagged: "Stigler"

In what ways is game theory of use in analyzing the behaviour of firms in an oligopolistic market?

interaction. *A number of interesting new developments on the oligopoly front can be traced back to Stigler (1964) who examined the relationship between collusion and the information structure of an o ...

(7 pages) 225 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Different schooling between Korea and Japan

"It might at first look on the study cultural differences in learning by focusing on schools." (Stigler & Perry: 329) According to cross cultural study done by Stigler &Perry showing that ...

(6 pages) 54 0 2.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Why Poorer People Can Afford to Get High

illegal drug usage means there is both a supply and a demand for the good. Focusing on the latter, Stigler and Becker attempt to define the demand for illegal drugs through their “Relative Theor ... f euphoria also depends on the individual’s ability to experience the sensation referred to by Stigler and Becker as “euphoric capital.” The model also illustrates the feedback connecti ...

(10 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol