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A Note on backward compatibility

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A system innovator with a monopoly over the production of both hardware and software chooses to make a new system not backward compatible with the software of the preceding generation when profits on sales of new software outweigh the development costs. JEL Classification Number : L12

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http://flora.insead.edu/fichiersti_wp/Inseadwp1993/93-75.pdf

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