Tai-Liang Chen

Zhongnan University of Economics and Law

Associate Professor

182 Nanhu Avenue, East Lake High-tech Development

Wuhan, 430073

China

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

DOWNLOADS

707

SSRN CITATIONS

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

5

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

The Theory of Quantity Discounts and Optimal Pricing

Forthcoming in International Journal of Economic Theory
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2016
Winston W. Chang and Tai-Liang Chen
University at Buffalo - Department of Economics and Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Downloads 211 (196,718)
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Monopoly, quantity discounts, multi-tier optimal pricing, social welfare, consumer surplus

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Privatization and Efficiency: A Mixed Oligopoly Approach

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2016
Tai-Liang Chen
Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Downloads 101 (352,347)
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Cost differentials; Efficiency-enhancing effect; Mixed oligopoly; Privatization

3.

A Pedagogical Note on Multi-tier Pricing Scheme

Forthcoming in The American Economist
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2017
Winston W. Chang and Tai-Liang Chen
University at Buffalo - Department of Economics and Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Downloads 83 (397,826)

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Monopoly, second-degree price discrimination, multi-tier pricing, public utility pricing, social welfare

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Tridiagonal Matrices with Dominant Diagonals and Applications

Operations Research Letters 44, 2016., pp. 231-233
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Winston W. Chang and Tai-Liang Chen
University at Buffalo - Department of Economics and Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Downloads 79 (409,345)
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Tridiagonal Matrix, Dominant Diagonal Matrix, Linear System, Comparative-statics Analysis

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Monopoly, Quantity Discounts, and Stepwise Taxation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
Winston W. Chang and Tai-Liang Chen
University at Buffalo - Department of Economics and Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Downloads 77 (415,448)
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Quantity discounts; Monopoly; Tax/Subsidy; Stepwise taxation scheme

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The Size of Symmetric Free-Trade Blocs and World Welfare

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 May 2016 Last Revised: 29 May 2016
Winston W. Chang, Tai-Liang Chen and Tetsuya Saito
University at Buffalo - Department of Economics, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law and Nihon University College of Economics
Downloads 63 (461,940)
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A Note on the Size of Trading Blocs, Market Power and World Welfare Effects

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 May 2016
Winston W. Chang, Tai-Liang Chen and Tetsuya Saito
University at Buffalo - Department of Economics, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law and Nihon University College of Economics
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Trading Blocs; Strategic Interactions; Normalization Problem; Nash Symmetric Game

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Political Arrangement and Endogenous Trade Protection

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2019
Tai-Liang Chen and Yuxiang Zou
Zhongnan University of Economics and Law and Zhongnan University of Economics and Law - School of Economics
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Imperfect Competition; Cost Asymmetry; Political Arrangement; Trade Protectionism; Free-Rider Problem