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Airport–Airline interaction: some food for thought

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We provide an interpretive analysis of vertical relations between airports and carriers, while assessing the way in which deregulation of the airline market and the privatization of airports have created incentives for airport–airline interaction. In particular, if the vertical structure approach has become the standard approach in air transport research, we add to the literature by discussing three issues that we believe need further understanding. The three issues that we think should be the focus of future research on airport–airline interaction are (i) incomplete contracts and asymmetric information structure; (ii) upstream horizontal complementarities; and (iii) airports as two-sided platforms.
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Keywords: airlines; airports; horizontal complementarities; incomplete contracts; two-sided platforms; vertical structure

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Department of Computer, Control and Management Engineering “Antonio Ruberti”, Sapienza Universit√†, di Roma Via Ariosto 25-00185, Rome, Italy

Publication date: November 2, 2014

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