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IIMA Why I Am Paying More

IIMA Why I Am Paying More

Satish Y Deodhar
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From the bestselling author of Day to Day Economics
Why do saree emporiums and apparel shops offer heavy discounts on a few occasions during the year?
Why is it that airline tickets booked well in advance are always cheaper?
How would Phoolan Devi and Veerappan react to a case of Prisoners’ Dilemma?
Professor Deodhar explains the dynamics of pricing with respect to demand and supply and the various market structures like perfect competition, monopoly, monopolistic competition, and oligopoly through engaging everyday examples and case studies. With illustrative diagrams and interactive examples, Why I am Paying More is a highly useful and accessible book on microeconomics for both the uninitiated and the seasoned—a must buy for students, professionals, and laypersons alike.

Imprint: Random Business

Published: Sep/2016

ISBN: 9788184004052

Length : 272 Pages

MRP : ₹399.00

IIMA Why I Am Paying More

Satish Y Deodhar

From the bestselling author of Day to Day Economics
Why do saree emporiums and apparel shops offer heavy discounts on a few occasions during the year?
Why is it that airline tickets booked well in advance are always cheaper?
How would Phoolan Devi and Veerappan react to a case of Prisoners’ Dilemma?
Professor Deodhar explains the dynamics of pricing with respect to demand and supply and the various market structures like perfect competition, monopoly, monopolistic competition, and oligopoly through engaging everyday examples and case studies. With illustrative diagrams and interactive examples, Why I am Paying More is a highly useful and accessible book on microeconomics for both the uninitiated and the seasoned—a must buy for students, professionals, and laypersons alike.

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Satish Y Deodhar

Satish Y. Deodhar teaches economics at the IIMA. He has not only worked on imperfectly competitive market structures, agricultural trade, WTO, and food quality issues, but also conducted consulting projects for Indian Bank; Ministry of Food Processing Industry, Government of India; and the Economic Research Service of the United States Department of Agriculture. Currently, he chairs the one-year Post Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX).