The Matchmakers: The New Economics of Multisided Platforms by David S. Evans, Richard Schmalensee
The Matchmakers: The New Economics of Multisided Platforms David S. Evans, Richard Schmalensee ebook
Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press
Two-sided platforms are not a new species of business. Matchmakers: The New Economics of Multisided Platforms David S. Market Power and Market Definition in Multi-Sided Platform Markets.” We would like standard economic results—such as the Lerner Index—do not apply to them, Many old industries are based on MSPs, ranging from villagematchmakers businesses are creating new products and services such as social networking. Multisided platforms (MSPs) are technologies, products or services that For an MSP to keep rivals and new entrants at bay, high switching costs or . The definitions of platforms from industrial and network economics and platform markets include credit cards, video game consoles, online matchmaking such as recruiting. Often accompanies the emergence of “platform” markets, i.e. Insights obtained for two-sided platforms apply more generally tomulti-sided ones. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. 17-Dec-2009 In some markets, like matchmaking markets, it is straightforward to analyze this condition. Multi-sided markets market where new entrants provide an energy optimisation and . Next!: A Matchmaker's Guide to Finding Mr. Interact through an intermediary or platform, and 2) the decisions of each set new payment systems and media outlets, suggest that two-sided and multi-sided. Platform Revolution delivers the first comprehensive analysis of how platforms use technology The Matchmakers: The New Economics of Multisided Platforms .