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Collusion Theories in Merger Analysis: Still Alive and Kicking

Malcolm Coate, Jun 19, 2012 In a 2008 paper published in this journal, I described the continuing success of coordinated interaction (collusion) theories in maintaining...

Upward Price Pressure, Merger Simulation, and Merger Simulation Light

Michael Noel, Mar 14, 2011 Every year, the Federal Trade Commission("FTC")and the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice ("DOJ") are notified of thousands of...

Critical Loss vs. Diversion Analysis: Clearing up the Confusion

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Malcolm Coate, Joseph Simons, Dec 16, 2009 Critical Loss Analysis has been a standard...

An Overview of Transparency at the Federal Trade Commission: Generalities and...

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Malcolm Coate, Dec 16, 2009 The Federal Trade Commission's 2004 horizontal merger data release...

Merger Review of Firms in Financial Distress

Ken Heyer, Sheldon Kimmel, Nov 01, 2009 In recessions, we expect to see an increase in both the number and share of mergers where at...

Bush, Clinton, Bush: Twenty Years of Merger Enforcement at the Federal...

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Malcolm Coate, Sep 24, 2009 In the 1980s, merger enforcement underwent two significant changes....

Alive and Kicking: Collusion Theories in Merger Analysis at the Federal...

Malcolm Coate, Nov 01, 2008 This paper explores the use of collusion theories in merger analysis at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The 1992...

Introduction to Chapters VII and IX of Augustin Cournot, Researches into...

Michael Salinger, Apr 24, 2008 In November 2007, the European Commission accepted a set of guidelines concerning its review of non-horizontal mergers. The section on...

Critical Loss: Not Implementing the Hypothetical Monopolist Test!

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Gregory Werden, Apr 10, 2008 I recently argued in this magazine that a style...

Critical Loss: Implementing the Hypothetical Monopolist Test

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Malcolm Coate, Jeffrey Fischer, Apr 01, 2008 This comment responds to two recent papers...
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