Characteristics of Representative Industries

A valuable comparison may include the following elements:

  • major companies,
  • barriers to entry,
  • level of concentration,
  • impact of industry capacity,
  • industry stability,
  • life-cycle,
  • price competition,
  • demographic influences,
  • government & regulatory influences,
  • social influences,
  • technological influences, and
  • business cycle sensitivity.

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Compare characteristics of representative industries from the various economic sectors


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