Wall Street Journal
Power to the People [статья]
Опубликовано на портале: 27-02-2004Vernon L. Smith Wall Street Journal. 2002. No. 16. P. 20-.
Conduct the following mental experiment in the airline and hotel examples: Imagine that a flat average cost price is charged independent of day of week, holidays and season. Presto, there would be a shortage of airplane seats and accommodation rooms at all peak demand times, more airplanes and more hotels would have to be built and this extra capacity would be idle at all other times. All customers able and willing to consume more off-peak, if they could save money, would be forced to help pay for the idle capacity caused by the peak users…