# 8978199—-Suppose the European Union (EU) is investigating a proposed merger between two of the lar

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8978199—-Suppose the European Union (EU) is investigating a proposed merger between two of the lar 1 answer below » Suppose the European Union (EU) is investigating a proposed merger between two of the largest distillers of premium Scotch liquor. Based on some economists’ definition of the relevant market, the two firms proposing to merge enjoyed a combined market share of about two-thirds, while another firm essentially controlled the remaining share of the market. Additionally, suppose that the (wholesale) market elasticity of demand for Scotch liquor is -1.9 and that it costs $16.90 to produce and distribute each liter of Scotch. Based only on these data, provide quantitative estimates of the likely pre- View complete question » Suppose the European Union (EU) is investigating a proposed merger between two of the largest distillers of premium Scotch liquor. Based on some economists’ definition of the relevant market, the two firms proposing to merge enjoyed a combined market share of about two-thirds, while another firm essentially controlled the remaining share of the market. Additionally, suppose that the (wholesale) market elasticity of demand for Scotch liquor is -1.9 and that it costs $16.90 to produce and distribute each liter of Scotch. Based only on these data, provide quantitative estimates of the likely pre- and postmerger prices in the wholesale market for premium Scotch liquor. Instruction:Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your final answers to the nearest penny (two decimal places). Pre-merger price: $ Post-merger price: $ View less » Dec 21 2015 04:33 AM