Erik Hovenkamp

Northwestern University, Department of Economics

Ph.D. Candidate

Evanston, IL

United States

http://erikhovenkamp.com

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

The Viability of Antitrust Price Squeeze Claims

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-33, Arizona Law Review, Vol. 50, p. 967, 2008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Herbert J. Hovenkamp and Erik Hovenkamp
University of Iowa - College of Law and Northwestern University, Department of Economics
Downloads 555 (33,980)
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Abstract:

Antitrust, Monopoly, Sherman Act, Price Squeeze, Predatory Pricing, Linkline

2.

Tying Arrangements and Antitrust Harm

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 52, p. 925, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-18
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Erik Hovenkamp and Herbert J. Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics and University of Iowa - College of Law
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Citation 3

Abstract:

antitrust, tying arrangement, tie, welfare, competition, price discrimination, consumers, bundled discounts

3.

Tying Arrangements

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-28
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Erik Hovenkamp and Herbert J. Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics and University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 460 (40,642)

Abstract:

tying, ties, antitrust, consumer welfare, price discrimination, double marginalization

4.

Complex Bundled Discounts and Antitrust Policy

Buffalo Law Review Vol. 57, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Herbert J. Hovenkamp and Erik Hovenkamp
University of Iowa - College of Law and Northwestern University, Department of Economics
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Antitrust, Monopoly, Sherman Act, Bundled Discount, Predatory Pricing, Tying

5.

Exclusionary Bundled Discounts and the Antitrust Modernization Commission

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-14, Antitrust Bulletin, Vol. 53, 2008
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Herbert J. Hovenkamp and Erik Hovenkamp
University of Iowa - College of Law and Northwestern University, Department of Economics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Antitrust, Monopoly, Discounting, Public Policy, Competition, Bundling

6.

Predatory Patent Litigation: How Patent Assertion Entities Use Reputation to Monetize Bad Patents

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Erik Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics
Downloads 366 (50,599)

Abstract:

patent, assertion, entity, non-practicing, troll, licensing, litigation, predatory, predation, reputation, intellectual property, innovation, thicket, technology, fee shifting, SHIELD Act, software, welfare

7.

Anticompetitive Patent Injunctions

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 100, No. 3, 2016, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-01
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2016
Erik Hovenkamp and Thomas F. Cotter
Northwestern University, Department of Economics and University of Minnesota Law School
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Abstract:

patent, injunction, injunctive relief, remedies, nonpracticing entities, innovation, litigation, licensing, entry, integration, organization, welfare, competition, licensing, Federal Circuit

8.

Tacit Patent Pooling

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Erik Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics
Downloads 132 (145,280)

Abstract:

Patent, Pooling, Pools, Tacit, Intellectual Property, Innovation, Invention, Licensing, Software, Thicket, Infringement, Injuctions, Injuctive Relief, Damages, Antitrust, Collusion, Cooperation, Litigation, Prisoner's Dilemma, Entrepreneurship, Property Rights, Economics, Game Theory

9.

Patent Pools and Related Technology Sharing

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Erik Hovenkamp and Herbert J. Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics and University of Iowa - College of Law
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Abstract:

patents, patent pools, innovation, antitrust, collusion, exclusion, transaction costs

10.

A Broader Look at Patent Royalties and Antitrust

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
Erik Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics
Downloads 56 (99,618)

Abstract:

patents, intellectual property, licensing, cross-licensing, patent pool, royalty, antitrust, competition policy, vertical restraints, welfare, double marginalization, royalty stacking, collusion, price fixing, cartel, price competition

11.

Competition, Inalienability, and the Economic Analysis of Patent Law

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Jan 2017
Erik Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics
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Abstract:

patent, antitrust, intellectual proprty, inalienability, Coase, law and economics, litigation, settlement, reverse payment, pay for delay, Actavis, FTC, Rule 4, settlement review, Noerr-Pennington, Hatch-Waxman, pharmaceuticals, property dispute, bargaining failure, externality, patent acquisitions

12.

Challenge Restraints and the Scope of the Patent

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2016
Erik Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Patent, validity, infringement, antitrust, challenge, no-challenge, licensing, reverse settlement, pay for delay, Actavis, Hatch-Waxman

13.

Online Appendix for 'Reverse Settlement and Holdup at the Patent Office'

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Oct 2016
Erik Hovenkamp and Jorge Lemus
Northwestern University, Department of Economics and University Of Illinois Urbana Champaign
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14.

How Patent Damages Skew Licensing Markets

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 774, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 592
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
Erik Hovenkamp and Jonathan S. Masur
Northwestern University, Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Law School
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Abstract:

Patent damages, comparable licenses, Georgia-Pacific, patent licensing, patent litigaiton, patent remedies

15.

Reverse Settlement and Holdup at the Patent Office

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Erik Hovenkamp and Jorge Lemus
Northwestern University, Department of Economics and University Of Illinois Urbana Champaign
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Abstract:

Patent, Patent Office, Patent Trial and Appeal Board, PTAB, reverse payment, pay for delay, Actavis, Antitrust., USPOT, pharmaceutical patent, drug patent, Hatch-Waxman

16.

Buying Monopoly: Antitrust Limits on Damages for Externally Acquired Patents

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2016
Erik Hovenkamp and Herbert J. Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics and University of Iowa - College of Law
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Abstract:

patents, antitrust, acquisitions, monopolization, patent assertion entities, damages, remedies

17.

Patent Prospect Theory and Competitive Innovation

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Apr 2016
Erik Hovenkamp
Northwestern University, Department of Economics
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Abstract:

patents, prospect theory, Kitch, competition, innvation, inverted U

18.

Profitable Double Marginalization

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 14 May 2016
Kevin Bryan and Erik Hovenkamp
University of Toronto - Strategic Management and Northwestern University, Department of Economics
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Abstract:

Double marginalization, double markups, royalty stacking, antitrust, vertical integration, theory of the firm, pricing, vertical restraints, delegation, conjectural variation