Michael A. Salinger

Boston University - Questrom School of Business

595 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA MA 02215

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

22

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Why Do Firms Bundle and Tie? Evidence from Competitive Markets and Implications for Tying Law

Yale Journal on Regulation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 29 May 2004 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2022
Michael A. Salinger and David S. Evans
Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Market Platform Dynamics
Downloads 1,375 (26,731)
Citation 25

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economics of tying, tying and efficiency, antitrust and tying, per se tying, tying in competitive markets

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Self-Preferencing

The Global Antitrust Institute Report on the Digital Economy 10
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Nov 2020
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 1,213 (32,148)
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Citation 5

Tying Law and Policy: A Decision Theoretic Approach

Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 01-04
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 17 Apr 2001
Keith N. Hylton and Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - School of Law and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 689 (69,043)
Citation 5

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Tying Law and Policy: A Decision Theoretic Approach

Antitrust Law Journal, Vol. 69, 2001
Posted: 25 Oct 2001
Keith N. Hylton and Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - School of Law and Boston University - Questrom School of Business

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A Pragmatic Approach to Identifying and Analyzing Legitimate Tying Cases

EUROPEAN COMPETITION LAW ANNUAL 2003: WHAT IS AN ABUSE OF A DOMINANT POSITION?, Hart Publishing, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Nov 2003
David S. Evans, Jorge Padilla and Michael A. Salinger
Market Platform Dynamics, Compass Lexecon and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 537 (95,996)
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Protecting Competition vs. Protecting Competitors: Assessing the Antitrust Complaints Against Google

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jun 2016
Geeta Gouri and Michael A. Salinger
Independent and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 502 (104,244)

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antitrust, abuse of dominance, Google

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Supreme Court Amicus Brief Regarding Morgan Stanley Capital Group Inc. v. Public Utility District No. 1 of Snohomish County, Washington

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Brief No. 07-02
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Dec 2007
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance, University of Southern California, Department of Economics, Deceased, Technology Policy Institute, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department, California State University, Fullerton - Department of Economics, Stanford University, University of Houston - Department of Finance, Boston University - Questrom School of Business, Harvard Law School, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Princeton University - Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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An Empirical Analysis of Bundling and Tying: Over-the-Counter Pain Relief and Cold Medicines

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Nov 2004
Michael A. Salinger and David S. Evans
Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Market Platform Dynamics
Downloads 357 (154,626)

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The Role of Cost in Determining When Firms Offer Bundles

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2022
David S. Evans and Michael A. Salinger
Market Platform Dynamics and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 337 (164,602)

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economics of tying, tying in competitive markets, contestability, costs and tying, antitrust economics of tying

9.

Net Innovation Pressure in Merger Analysis

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2019
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 317 (175,697)
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Innovation, R&D, Spillovers, Horizontal Mergers, Upward Pricing Pressure, Hart-Scott-Rodino Act, Net Innovation Pressure

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Bundling of RAND-Committed Patents

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2023
Anne Layne-Farrar and Michael A. Salinger
Charles River Associates and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 219 (254,512)

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patents, licensing, bundling, tying, RAND, FRAND, intellectual property

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The Policy Implications of Licensing Standard Essential FRAND-Committed Patents in Bundles

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Oct 2016
Anne Layne-Farrar and Michael A. Salinger
Charles River Associates and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 191 (288,574)

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patents, licensing, bundling, tying, RAND, FRAND, holdup, intellectual property

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Curing Sinus Headaches and Tying Law: An Empirical Analysis of Bundling Decongestants and Pain Relievers

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1519
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
Michael A. Salinger and David S. Evans
Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Market Platform Dynamics
Downloads 173 (314,991)

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The Complicated Simple Economics of Vertical Mergers

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 06 May 2021
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 122 (419,070)

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vertical mergers, vertical integration, mergers, antitrust, double marginalization, raising rivals’ costs, upward pricing pressure

The Complicated Simple Economics of Vertical Mergers

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Mar 2024
Martino De Stefano and Michael A. Salinger
Charles River Associates and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 25 (930,069)

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Vertical Mergers

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Teaching the Lerner Rule with Uncertainty

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Jun 2011
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 146 (363,296)

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Tying and Bundling in a Nearly Contestable Market

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Jun 2011
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 140 (375,520)

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tying, bundling, contestable markets, product selection

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The Price-Setting Newsvendor with Inventories and Stock-Out Costs: An Economic Interpretation

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Aug 2010
Miguel Ampudia and Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Department of Economics and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 131 (395,442)

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newsvendor problem, demand uncertainty, mark-ups, inventories, Lerner Index

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Mark-Up Pricing Under Demand Uncertainty

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2015
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 131 (395,442)
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problem, demand uncertainty, mark-ups, Lerner Index

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Cliff Discounts by a Dominant Producer Threatened by Partial Entry

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Mar 2015
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 109 (454,106)
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Loyalty discounts, all-units discounts, bundled discounts, price discrimination, facilitating practices, tacit collusion, exclusive dealing, tying

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Tax Reform and Corporate Investment: A Microeconometric Simulation Study

NBER Working Paper No. w0757
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Nov 2002 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2022
Michael A. Salinger and Lawrence H. Summers
Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Harvard University
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Universal Fluctuations in Growth Dynamics of Economic Systems

Scientific Reports, Volume 9, Article number: 713; DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-38088-z (2019) , Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Feb 2019
Nathan C. Frey, Sakib Matin, H. Eugene Stanley and Michael A. Salinger
University of Pennsylvania - School of Engineering & Applied Science, Boston University - Department of Physics, Boston University - Center for Polymer Studies and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 45 (736,268)

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Econophysics, Statistical Physics, Economics, Scaling Laws, Firm Growth

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Product Offering Complexity: Implications for Tying Doctrine

Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper No. 4605247
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Nov 2023
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 30 (848,796)

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Bundling, Tying, Entry Barriers, Product Selection

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A Graphical Analysis of Bundling

JOURNAL OF BUSINESS Vol 68 No 1, January 1995
Posted: 25 Dec 1998
Michael A. Salinger
Boston University - Questrom School of Business

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