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The Secrets Behind How Airlines Decide Your Airfare

In economics, one of the most famous examples of price discrimination is airfare. Everyone in the same cabin is getting essentially the same product, but almost everyone paid a different price. So how do airlines decide how much your airfare should be? CNN talked to Robert W. Mann, a former airline planning executive. Passenger Profiling In the… The post The Secrets Behind How Airlines Decide Your Airfare appeared first on Point Me to the Plane.
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