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The Strength of Competition in the Swedish Grocery Retailing Market. A Comparison to Germany


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Title: The Strength of Competition in the Swedish Grocery Retailing Market. A Comparison to Germany
Authors: Lööf, Ulrika
Issue Date: 14-Feb-2012
Degree: Student essay
Series/Report no.: Nationalekonomisk inriktning
2012:4
Abstract: I have many times heard that the Swedish grocery retail market has low competition, high concentration and high food prices, whereas in Germany the prices are considered lower and the competition more intense . I decided to investigate if this claim is true and if the market structure in Sweden is likely to be a problem. The study shows that Sweden and Germany have the same strength of competition and entry barriers in the grocery retailing market. I also discovered that the competition in both ... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/28686
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