Shipping the good students out: The effect of a fixed charge on student enrollments

Michael E Staten, John Umbeck

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Abstract

The usual substitution effect of a price change between goods is extended to substitution among differentiated products within a heterogeneous good in a manner useful for the introductory and intermediate courses. The example of student choice of course load is used.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)165-171
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Economic Education
Volume20
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

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Shipping the good students out : The effect of a fixed charge on student enrollments. / Staten, Michael E; Umbeck, John.

In: Journal of Economic Education, Vol. 20, No. 2, 1989, p. 165-171.

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