Buyer concentration

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Updated: Aug 20, 2021

A measure of market power on the demand size of market. A buyer concentration ratio can be defined analogously to the N-firm concentration ratio, that is, the proportion of the total market purchases of a good, usually an intermediate input, acquired by N largest buyers. See also Herfindahl index.

Reference: Oxford Press Dictonary of Economics, 5th edt.



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