Online Appendix for 'Competition, Profitability, and Discount Rates'

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Winston Dou

The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Yan Ji

Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)

Wei Wu

Texas A&M University

Date Written: April 24, 2020

Abstract

This is the supplemental material to the paper titled "Competition, Profitability, and Discount Rates." It includes additional empirical, theoretical, and quantitative results. It also includes illustration for the numerical algorithm for our model solution.

Keywords: Product-market structure, Oligopoly, Profitability premium, Leadership persistence, Tariff shocks, Price Wars.

JEL Classification: G12, L13, O33, C73

Suggested Citation

Dou, Winston and Ji, Yan and Wu, Wei, Online Appendix for 'Competition, Profitability, and Discount Rates' (April 24, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3453081 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3453081

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