Platforms and a new age of monopolies

An interview with Platform Thinking Labs founder and chief executive officer Sangeet Paul Choudary who also co-chairs the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Platform Strategy Group, is presented where he talks about the platform thinking business model in the emerging internet driven business sectors. Topics include changing business models from linear to platform, risk factors of the model, and the benefits of the model such as network effect, very low marginal costs, and virality.


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Platforms and a new age of monopolies
Choudary, S. and Narayanan, C. (2015), 'Platforms and a new age of monopolies,' Business Today 24(10), pp. 102-104.


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