This dissertation studies optimal pricing, variety and commitment by platformsoperating in markets, which combine a two-sided structure with a verticalrelationship.The first essay analyzes the choice of product variety by a two-sided sponsoredplatform. The second essay studies the existence of pure strategy symmetric price equilibriain a generalized version of Salop (1979)?s circular model of competition betweendifferentiated products, in which consumers are allowed to purchase morethan one brand. The third and central chapter of my dissertation proposes a model of Bertrandcompetition between platforms and analyzes the sustainability of dominant platformequilibria in two-sided markets with the following characteristics: i) platforms are essential bottlenecks for buyers to access the products offered by sellers
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Amazon配送商品ならPlatforms, Pricing, Commitment and Variety in Two-sided Marketsが通常配送無料。更にAmazonならポイント還元本が多数。Andrei Hagiu作品 ... This paper models two-sided market platforms, which connect developers of many ... and sellers in markets in which product variety is important and to show that the latter is a key ... credibly commit ex-ante to user prices. The first objective ...