The report further includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market and uses the Herfindahl Index
to map the intensity of competition in various markets across the world.
It also characterizes the competition in various geographies using Herfindahl Index
In the second workshop (in Philippines as APEC host economy of SOM, on August, 2015), experts in economic regulation will share their knowledge and experiences in the use of methods like Cost-Benefit Analysis; and Methodologies like Compensating variation, Herfindahl index
, among others.
gives a weight depending on the exposure to the counterparties.
P/C insurers' insolvency propensity was significantly related to changes in interest rates, industry-wide combined ratio, and the industry-wide Herfindahl index
of premiums written.
k] is a vector characterizing the prizes in race k and will include variables such as the total value of all prizes offered and the Herfindahl index
of the value of the prizes offered, [r.
gov, with the exception of the Herfindahl index
for brewing, which is from William James Adams, Markets: Beer in Germany and the United States, 20 J.
Table 3: Relationship between Insurance Competition and Spending, Utilization, and Price Spending (Input Price Adjusted) Utilization Insurance Herfindahl Index
The extent of diversification can be measured using various index found in the literature like Herfindahl Index
(HI), Entropy Index (EI) etc.
ijt] includes other control variables: a dummy variable for the city in which the firm is located, size, age and capital intensity of the firm, whether or not the firm is ISO certified, whether or not the firm is multinational and, lastly, the Herfindahl index
of the industry at the six-digit level.
To control for the intensity of product market competition, we have included the Herfindahl index
(HHI) as an independent variable, similarly to Kale et al.
Rival firms are grouped by industry concentration deciles based on the Herfindahl Index