Tag: Willingness to Pay

To lure back riders, Railways set to scrap dynamic pricing on 40 trains | Business Standard News

To lure back riders, Railways set to scrap dynamic pricing on 40 trains | Business Standard News

Your next ride on the Rajdhani Express might be a little light on your pocket as the Indian Railways is set to scrap the flexi-fare — also called dynamic pricing — on 40 trains, according to a report in ‘The Times of India’. The flexi-fare scheme is reportedly being scrapped for trains that have shown […]

Tickets for the Blazers’ Season Opener Against LeBron James’ Lakers Are Crazy Expensive | Willamette Week

Tickets for the Blazers’ Season Opener Against LeBron James’ Lakers Are Crazy Expensive | Willamette Week

The second-most expensive ticket for a non-Lakers game is against the reigning champion Golden State Warriors, on Dec. 29, are between $62-$431. For comparison, the Blazers’ second home game, against the returning LaMarcus Aldridge and the San Antonio Spurs, are $23 for the cheapest seats. The high prices for opening night are effectively the result […]

Paying at the pump: the causes and consequences of soaring fuel prices | The Hindu

Paying at the pump: the causes and consequences of soaring fuel prices | The Hindu

Why are petrol and diesel prices continuing to rise? In June 2017, India’s state-run oil marketing companies switched to a dynamic pricing approach to set pump prices of petrol and diesel on a daily basis. The move was aimed at helping ensure a market-driven approach to fuel pricing by enabling oil firms to factor in […]

Fuel prices continue northward march, climb to new highs | Business Standard News

Fuel prices continue northward march, climb to new highs | Business Standard News

Elsewhere, petrol prices on Tuesday breached the psychological barrier of Rs 90 and touched a scorching Rs 90.11 in Maharashtra’s Parbhani – a new record in India. Similarly, diesel prices rose in Delhi and Kolkata to Rs 72.97 and Rs 75.82 per litre respectively, while it climbed to Rs 77.13 and Rs 77.47 per litre […]

Bitcoin: Widespread Adoption Could Drive Prices Much Higher | Seeking Alpha

Bitcoin: Widespread Adoption Could Drive Prices Much Higher | Seeking Alpha

Bitcoin’s Path To Widespread Adoption The world is a big place, unfortunately there are not that many Bitcoin (BTC-USD) to go around. Last winter we saw a prelude to what can happen when people in mass want to acquire Bitcoin, the price skyrockets. However, since then Bitcoin’s price has corrected by approximately 70%, and now […]

AI & Machine Learning in the Pricing World | Pricing Matters

AI & Machine Learning in the Pricing World | Pricing Matters

In today’s fast-paced world, rapidly evolving data and software driven strategies are imperative to creating sustained commercial pricing success. Good processes and experienced personnel alone are no longer enough. It is nearly impossible to rely on spreadsheets, custom software tools, and empirical observation to properly manage the complexity of becoming a “data-driven” pricing organization. That’s […]

Politics heats up on fuel prices in poll-bound Rajasthan | Times of India

Politics heats up on fuel prices in poll-bound Rajasthan | Times of India

JAIPUR: The protest over rising petrol, diesel and cooking gas prices has sparked off a battle of words between the leaders of ruling and opposition parties in poll-bound Rajasthan. Chief minister Vasundhara Raje called the “Bharat Bandh” a drama by the Congress, while Pradesh Congress Committee president Sachin Pilot said the BJP leaders were insulting […]

E-commerce price discrimination | Yahoo Finance

E-commerce price discrimination | Yahoo Finance

Shopping for clothes online has generally become a positive experience for consumers, as the saturated landscape drives retailers to offer everything from free shipping and returns to competitive pricing. But sometimes the advertised price does not apply to all sizes. While not a new practice, Yahoo Finance has discovered that more e-commerce players are pricing […]

Cryptocurrencies bleed money as prices tumble by 25%, bitcoin below $6,500 | Money Control

Cryptocurrencies bleed money as prices tumble by 25%, bitcoin below $6,500 | Money Control

Major cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, tumbled as much as 25 percent in late trade on Wednesday and continued to slide further in early trade on Thursday. In effect, many of the currencies touched their year lows in the last 20 hours. Bitcoin was down by about USD 1,000 in last 24 hours dropping below USD 6500-level, […]

Seven Tips To Pricing Rental Property For Maximum Exposure And Consistent Income | Forbes

Seven Tips To Pricing Rental Property For Maximum Exposure And Consistent Income | Forbes

Whether you are converting your home into a rental property or investing in real estate for the benefit of passive income, you need to price your rent effectively in order to ensure minimal vacancy loss and maximum exposure to renters when you list for rent. The history of asking rent prices in the U.S. shows a steady […]