Some Concluding Comments

  • Michael G. Webb
Part of the Macmillan Studies in Economics book series (STEC)


The argument of this book has been concerned with various aspects of marginal-cost pricing. Some readers will be unconvinced of the case for marginal-cost pricing; others may feel that the informational requirements of tariffs which reflect marginal costs are too great to be satisfied. In these circumstances it may be felt that, since in a second-best setting to relate prices to marginal costs is more or less an act of faith, it may well be preferable to relate prices to average costs ([10] p. 120).


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© Michael G. Webb 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael G. Webb
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  1. 1.University of YorkUK

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