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Advertising and newspaper differentiation : on the role of readers’ advertising taste
(Working paper2006:52, Working paper, 2006-12)
Newspapers have an incentive to moderate their profile in order to gain a larger readership and thus higher advertising revenue. We show that this incentive is weakened both if readers are ad-haters and if they are ad-lovers.
Multinationals, minority ownership and tax-efficient financing structures
(Discussion paper2008:19, Working paper, 2008-10)
We model how multinationals structure their borrowing and lending transactions and find that affiliates in high-tax countries have higher internal and overall debt ratios and lower rental rates of physical capital than ...
Profit-shifting in two-sided markets
(Discussion paper2009:1, Working paper, 2009-04)
Newspapers and Advertising: The Effects of Ad-Valorem Taxation under Duopoly
(Discussion paper2007:5, Working paper, 2007-01)
Newspapers are two-sided platforms that sell their product both to readers and advertisers. Media firms in general, and newspapers in particular, are considered important providers of information, culture and language in ...
Capital Taxation and Imperfect Competition: ACE vs. CBIT
(Discussion paper;37/14, Working paper, 2014-11)
This paper studies the market and welfare effects of two main tax reforms – the Corporate Business Income Tax (CBIT) and the Allowance for Corporate Equity tax (ACE). Using an imperfect-competition model for a small open ...
Newspapers and advertising : the effects of ad-valorem taxation under duopoly
(Discussion paper2006:38, Working paper, 2006-12)
Newspapers are two-sided platforms that sell their product both to readers and advertisers. Media firms in general, and newspapers in particular, are considered important providers of information, culture and language ...
Industrial agglomeration and capital taxation
(Discussion paper1998:7, Working paper, 1998-07)
Models with imperfect competition and intra-industry trade have become widely accepted as appropriate frameworks within which to analyze the impact of trade liberalization on industrial agglomeration. This paper makes ...
Competing for capital in a "lumpy" world
(Discussion paper1999:7, Working paper, 1999-04)
The comparison between ad valorem and specific taxation under two-part tariffs
(Discussion paper2009:5, Working paper, 2009-06)
In this paper, we compare ad valorem and specific taxation under heterogeneous demand when a monopolist offers a menu of two-part tariffs. An increase in either tax rate leads to a higher usage fee for all consumers, whereas ...
Tax responses in platform industries
(Discussion paper2009:10, Working paper, 2009-07)
Two-sided platform firms serve distinct customer groups that are connected through interdependent demand, and include major businesses such as the media industry, banking, and the software industry. A well known result ...