Ten firms compete in a market to sell product X. The total sales of all firms selling the product are $2 million.

If approved, by how much would the post-merger Herfindahl-Hirschman index increase? Based only on this information, do you think the Justice Department would challenge the merger? Explain.
January 4, 2018
He determines that, to offer either product, he will have to spend $1,800 in sunk costs to purchase and install the appropriate paraphernalia, e.g., a large Coca-Cola or Pepsi sign out front
January 4, 2018

Ten firms compete in a market to sell product X. The total sales of all firms selling the product are $2 million.

Ten firms compete in a market to sell product X. The total sales of all firms selling the product are $2 million. Ranking the firms’ sales from highest to lowest, we find the top four firms’ sales to be $260,000, $220,000, $150,000, and $130,000, respectively. Calculate the four-firm concentration ratio in the market for product X?

 

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