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Geography
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GGR252H5
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J.Leydon
Semester
Winter

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(Hannaford, S. (2008), Market domination!: The impact of industry consolidation on competition, innovation, and consumer choice’ Journal of Consumer Policy, 31(4), 497-499)  many mergers take place and industries tend to consolidate  companies are always striving to be number 1 in the market  Oligopsonies can be seen as middlemen, being in the position to squeeze the suppliers, where one can think of Wal-Mart, which, as a buyer, demands low prices from its sellers in order to offer low prices to consumers.  Oligonomies are oligopolies in one direction and oligopsonies in the other. Such as major book publishers, being an oligopsony to authors and an oligopoly to readers.  motivations for growth include: namely organic growth, (meaning companies should continue doing what they are good at), vertical expansion, (for instance, can
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