Willem H. Boshoff

Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

Department of Economics

South Africa

http://ccle.sun.ac.za

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

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The Competition Economics of Excessive Pricing and its Relation to Price Gouging during the COVID-19 Disaster Period

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 May 2020 Last Revised: 26 May 2020
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics
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excessive pricing; COVID-19; price gouging; benchmark price

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Information Exchange Through Non-Binding Advance Price Announcements: An Antitrust Analysis

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 15-060
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Sep 2015
Willem H. Boshoff, Stefan Frübing and Kai Hüschelrath
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
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Antitrust policy, collusion, information exchange, price announcements

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Bargaining Competition and Vertical Mergers

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2021
Willem H. Boshoff, Luke M. Froeb, Roan Minnie and Steven Tschantz
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics, Vanderbilt University - Owen Graduate School of Management, Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics and Vanderbilt University - Department of Mathematics
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Bargaining, Vertical Merger, Nash-in-Nash, Nash-in-Shapley, rectangular logit demand, nested logit demand.

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The Transmission of Foreign Financial Crises to South Africa: A Firm-Level Study

Journal for Studies in Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 61-85, 2006
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics
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contagion, South Africa, financial crisis, transmission, financial markets

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Gasoline, Diesel Fuel and Jet Fuel Demand in South Africa

Studies in Economics and Econometrics 36(1): 43-78, 2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Dec 2014
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics
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fuel demand; ARDL; time-series; South Africa; gasoline; diesel; jet fuel

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Illegal Cartel Overcharges in Markets with a Legal Cartel History: The South African Bitumen Market

CCRED Working Paper No. 3/2013
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Feb 2016
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics
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cartel, price-fixing, bitumen, South Africa

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Explaining Ship Traffic Fluctuations at the Early Cape Settlement: 1652-1793

South African Journal of Economic History, Vol. 23, Nos. 1&2, pp. 1-26, 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Willem H. Boshoff and Johan Fourie
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics and Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University
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Band-pass filter, Medium-term fluctuations, Dutch East India, Cape, Business Cycle, South Africa, Cliometrics, Ships

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When Did South African Markets Integrate Into the Global Economy?

Studies in Economics and Econometrics, 2017, 41(1)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Nov 2019
Willem H. Boshoff and Johan Fourie
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics and Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University
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Market Integration; Trade; Railways; Globalisation; Africa

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Recurrent Collusion: Cartel Episodes and Overcharges in the South African Cement Market

Review of Industrial Organization 54: 353-380, 2018
Posted: 20 Nov 2019
Willem H. Boshoff and Rossouw Van Jaarsveld
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics and PhD student

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Cement Cartel, Collusion Detection, Markov-Switching, Overcharge Estimation, Recurrent Collusion

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Illegal Cartel Overcharges in Markets with a Legal Cartel History: Bitumen Prices in South Africa

South African Journal of Economics, Forthcoming, DOI: 10.1111/saje.12074
Posted: 03 Dec 2014
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

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overcharge, legal cartel, panel models, detection

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Market Definition as a Problem of Statistical Inference

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Forthcoming, DOI: 10.1093/joclec/nhu025
Posted: 03 Dec 2014
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

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market definition, Bayesian rule, loss function, prior probabilities, uncertainty

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Vertical Integration in South African Telecommunications: A Competition Analysis

South African Journal of Economics,Vol. 74, No. 3, pp. 1-18, 2006
Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Nicola M. Theron and Willem H. Boshoff
Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University and Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

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telecommunications, vertical restraints, network industry, market definition, deregulation, liberalization, convergence, mobile, fixed line

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Cigarette Demand in South Africa Over 1996-2006: The Role of Price, Income and Health Awareness

South African Journal of Economics, Vol. 76, No. 1, pp. 118-131, 2008
Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

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Price elasticity, cigarette demand, tobacco control, cigarettes, illicit cigarettes, excise duties, health information, low-tar

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Stationarity Tests in Geographic Market Definition: An Application to South African Milk Markets

South African Journal of Economics, Vol. 75, No. 1, pp. 52-65, 2007
Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

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market definition, unit root, panel unit root, delineation, quantitative, stationarity tests, prices

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The Properties of Cycles in South African Financial Variables and Their Relation to the Business Cycle

South African Journal of Economics, Vol. 73, No. 4, pp. 796-804, 2005
Posted: 27 Mar 2010
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

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business fluctuations, cycles, financial markets and the macro-economy, forecasting

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Rethinking Asgisa and the RAND Exchange Rate

South African Journal of Economic and Management Sciences, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp. 113-118, 2008
Posted: 26 Mar 2010
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

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exchange rate, Rand, ASGISA, South Africa

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The Strategic Implications of Black Empowerment in South Africa: A Case Study of Boundary Choice and Client Preferences in a Small Services Firm

South African Journal of Economic and Management Sciences NS15(2): 207-221
Posted: 27 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2014
Willem H. Boshoff
Stellenbosch University - Department of Economics - Centre for Competition Law and Economics

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boundaries, vertical integration, demand-side, black empowerment