A Textbook Example of International Price Discrimination

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Christos Cabolis; Sofronis Clerides; Ioannis Ioannou; Daniel Senft;
  • Subject: International price discrimination, book industry, textbooks

We investigate differences in book prices between the United States and other countries. We find that general audience books are similarly priced internationally, but textbooks are substantially more expensive in the United States (often more than double the price). Thi... View more
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