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Unpublished Paper
The Economics of Payment Cards
ExpressO (2012)
  • Marc Rysman, Boston University
  • Julian Wright, National University of singapore
Abstract

We review the law and economics of payment cards. We focus on the recent economics literature on two-sided markets, and discuss the antitrust and regulatory treatment of interchange fees, card surcharging, and other issues.

Keywords
  • interchange fees,
  • two-sided markets
Disciplines
Publication Date
November 24, 2012
Citation Information
Marc Rysman and Julian Wright. "The Economics of Payment Cards" ExpressO (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/marc_rysman/1/