Thread: Tickets: Ticket Prices 2013-2014
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12-07-2013, 10:19 AM
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Originally Posted by patnyrnyg View Post
How exactly are the Rangers and Knicks manipulating sales?
They intentionally constrict supply to artificially raise prices. When tickets go on sale, they only make a small fraction of their inventory available to give the illusion of scarcity. Then as they sell tickets, they gradually release more until they sell everything at the higher prices. Whatever is left near the game isn't dumped on ticketmaster, it's dumped through resellers so there's no mark of the team directly discounting

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