Airline Networks (Volkswirtschaftliche Analysen, Bd.9)

Airline Networks (Volkswirtschaftliche Analysen, Bd.9) by Oliver W. Wojahn epub pdf fb2

Title: Airline Networks (Volkswirtschaftliche Analysen, Bd.9)
Author: Oliver W. Wojahn
ISBN10: 0820453986
ISBN13: 978-0820453989
Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Inc (September 1, 2001)
Language: English
Subcategory: Economics
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Airline Networks (Volkswirtschaftliche Analysen, Bd.9) by Oliver W. Wojahn


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The network of an airline determines virtually every aspect of airline economics, for example the set of products offered, cost and service levels, the equipment needed in the air and on the ground, the attractiveness of frequent flyer programs, the nature of competition with rival airlines, the extent to which market power can be exercised, and the attractiveness as an alliance partner. As a consequence, most recent policy issues in air transport are associated with the hub-and-spoke systems of major air carriers. This book analyzes the airlines’ choice of network structure theoretically and empirically. Specifically, it explores the importance of passenger preferences for flight frequency and travel time, and the impact of geography, hub congestion, and the regulatory regime.