Surge pricing is spreading to more than rideshare companies — here’s why

Surge pricing is spreading to places that many may not realize, such as restaurants, gym classes, movie theaters and more. Robert Shumsky, a professor of operations management at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business, joins CBS News’ Lana Zak and Elaine Quijano to analyze this practice and its use in the United States.

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