Cost Allocation Methods

  • Nicolas Curien


This chapter deals with the key issue of cost allocation, namely: how to allocate costs across services or market segments within a given industry, in order to set prices exhibiting desirable properties?


Incremental Cost Cooperative Game Cost Share Grand Coalition Cost Allocation 


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Further Readings

  1. Moulin, Hervé (1988), Axioms of Cooperative Decision Making, Cambridge University Press.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Moulin, Hervé (1995), Cooperative Micoeconomics, Prentice Hall / Harvester Wheatsheaf.Google Scholar
  3. Young Peyton (1985), Editor, Cost Allocation: Methods, Principles, Applications, North Holland.Google Scholar

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicolas Curien
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  1. 1.Département Economie et GestionConservatoire National des Arts et MétiersParisFrance

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