price discrimination

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price discrimination

n
(Commerce) economics the setting of different prices to be charged to different consumers or in different markets for the same goods or services
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Resolve the problem of debt on water bill and double pricing.
Algeria began WTO membership negotiations in 1987 which, in particular, came up against the problem of opening up its energy services to international competition and the double pricing of energy between the internal market and the international one.
Regarding the proposed extension of double pricing, Papanastasiou said that, C[pounds sterling]this issue has been worn out, people are completely familiar and the extension of double pricing has nothing more to offerC[yen]
The FTC also said cases of actual double pricing were still high as retailers try to lure consumers with ''discount'' prices, while most gift-giving cases involved expensive gifts offered as prizes.
l If items have no price tags assume there is a double pricing standard in operation: one for tourists and another for locals.