Letters in Spatial and Resource Sciences

, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 157–166 | Cite as

Market integration and location choice: a mixed oligopoly approach

  • Hikaru Ogawa
  • Yasuo SanjoEmail author
Original Paper


We develop a two-country model of mixed oligopoly with Hotelling-type spatial competition to examine how market integration influences the location of firms. The results show that the initial location of a public firm is associated with the location choices of the firm after market integration.


Mixed duopoly Location choice Market integration 

JEL Classification

L32 R12 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of EconomicsNagoya UniversityChikusa-ku, NagoyaJapan

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