The Welfare Effects of Ticket Resale
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Thanks to Lanier Benkard, Glenn Ellison, Michael Ostrovsky, and Marc Rysman for valuable suggestions. We are also grateful to Ticketmaster and StubHub for providing data, and to Amitay Alter, Anna Mastri, and Tim Telleen-Lawton for many hours of outstanding research assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.