Geoffrey A. Manne

International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)

Executive Director

2117 NE Oregon St.

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Portland, OR 97232

United States

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1.

Google and the Limits of Antitrust: The Case Against the Antitrust Case Against Google

Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-19, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-25, Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 34, No. 1, Winter 2011
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 30 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Geoffrey A. Manne and Joshua D. Wright
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Apple, Carl Shapiro, error costs, exclusion, FTC, Federal Trade Commission, Frank Easterbrook, Larry Page, Linux, microprocessor, network effects, Ronald Coase, search engine, Sergey Brin, Sherman Act, Vons Grocery, William E. Kovacic, Yahoo

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Micro-Symposium on Orin Kerr's 'A Theory of Law'

Green Bag 2d, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, pp. 213-226, Journal of Law: A Periodical Laboratory of Legal Scholarship, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2012, pp. 487-502, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-05, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-105
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2013
Willamette University College of Law, Florida State University - College of Law, Yale University - Law School, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, University of Chicago - Law School, University of Iowa - College of Law, Washington University in St. Louis, Duke University, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, Florida State University - College of Law, University of Southern California Gould School of Law, McGill University - Department of Political Science, Suffolk University Law School, University of San Diego School of Law, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Marquette University - Law School, Independent, Notre Dame Law School, University of New Hampshire School of Law, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Berger & Montague, P .C. and Saint Louis University - School of Law
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apps, authority, Case Western Reserve, cheap talk, citation, dialectic, doctrinal, editing, empirics, equilibrium, falsity, Felix Frankfurter, Folk Theorem, footnotes, fraud, Harvard, Lexis, narcissism, peer review, practice, recursion, second-best, solipsism, truth, Westlaw

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Innovation and the Limits of Antitrust

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 09-54, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-26
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 28 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2012
Geoffrey A. Manne and Joshua D. Wright
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Christine Varney, Concentration/Price Relationship, Decision Theory, FTC, Federal Trade Commission, Google, Justice Department, Law and Economics, Linux, Microsoft, Monopolization, Network Effects, RPM, Uncertainty

Innovation and the Limits of Antitrust

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Vol. 6, Issue 1, pp. 153-202, 2010
Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Geoffrey A. Manne and Joshua D. Wright
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty

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If Search Neutrality is the Answer, What's the Question?

ICLE Antitrust & Consumer Protection Program White Paper Series, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-14, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 11-37
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 14 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2012
Geoffrey A. Manne and Joshua D. Wright
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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algorithm, bomb, Bracha, commission, Customer Reservation Systems, engines, essential facilities, federal, hits, Internet, link farms, mergers, Microsoft, monopolization, non-objective, organic, Pasquale, precision, Raff, ranking, recall, regulations, relevance, spam logs, technology, unadulterated

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The Problem of Search Engines as Essential Facilities: An Economic & Legal Assessment

THE NEXT DIGITAL DECADE: ESSAYS ON THE FUTURE OF THE INTERNET, p. 419, Berin Szoka, Adam Marcus, eds., TechFreedom, January 2011, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-10
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 25 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2012
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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google, internet search, search neutrality, essential facilities, antitrust, abuse of dominance

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A Signaling Theory of Law

Number of pages: 1 Posted: 26 Nov 2012
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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Uncertainty, Evolution, and Behavioral Economic Theory

Journal of Law, Economics and Policy, Forthcoming, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 14-04
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2014
Geoffrey A. Manne and Todd J. Zywicki
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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antitrust, Alchian, bank lending, behavioral economics, bias, consumer protection, efficiency, endowment effect, experimental economics, fee shrouding, government intervention, irrationality, law and economics, over-optimism, Rasmussen, rational actors, regulators, self-interest, uncertainty

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Regulating Innovation: Competition Policy and Patent Law under Uncertainty

REGULATING INNOVATION: COMPETITION POLICY AND PATENT LAW UNDER UNCERTAINTY, Geoffrey A. Manne, Joshua D. Wright, eds., Cambridge U. Press, 2009, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 09-41, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-19
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2013
Geoffrey A. Manne and Joshua D. Wright
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Alchian, Bilski, Coase, Demsetz, hold-up, Joskow, Klein, North, royalty stacking, SSOs, Schumpeter, standard setting organizations, technology, Williamson

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The Law and Economics of Data and Privacy in Antitrust Analysis

2014 TPRC Conference Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2017
Geoffrey A. Manne and Ben Sperry
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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antitrust, privacy, data, competition, consumer protection, common law, advertising

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The Problems and Perils of Bootstrapping Privacy and Data into an Antitrust Framework

CPI Antitrust Chronicle, May 2015
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Jun 2015
Geoffrey A. Manne and Ben Sperry
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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Competition Law, Privacy, Antitrust, Big Data, Data-driven, Mergers, Monopolization

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E-Books and the Boundaries of Antitrust

Concurrences, No. 3-2012
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Sep 2012
Aix-Marseille University, New York State Bar Association (NYSBA), affiliation not provided to SSRN, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), American Action Forum, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Antitrust, E-books

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The Hydraulic Theory of Disclosure Regulation and Other Costs of Disclosure

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 58, p. 473, 2007, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2007-7
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2007
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
Downloads 313 (89,269)
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disclosure regulation, corporate governance, securities regulation, SEC, markets

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Hot Docs vs. Cold Economics

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 47
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
Geoffrey A. Manne and Marc Williamson
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and Latham & Watkins - Washington, D.C. Office
Downloads 308 (90,853)
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antitrust enforcement, firm behavior

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Beneficence Is Beside the Point: The Antitrust Realities of the Comcast/Time Warner Cable Merger

CPI Antitrust Chronicle 4(1), April 2014
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Apr 2014
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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merger, Comcast, broadband, MVPD, cable, Netflix, antitrust, foreclosure, video programming, OVD

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Comment on Intellectual Property, Concentration and the Limits of Antitrust in the Biotech Seed Industry

Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-9, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-24
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2012
George Washington University - Law School, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), University of Missouri at Columbia - Division of Applied Social Sciences and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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AMC, Antitrust Modernization Committee Report, DuPont, EPA, FDA, FTC, Frank Easterbrook, Harold Demsetz, Independent Ink, John Paul Stevens, Ken Arrow, Monsanto, Patents, Supreme Court, Timothy Muris, Transgenic, Vertical Efficiencies

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Agency Costs and the Oversight of Charitable Organizations

Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 1999, pg. 227
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 17 Aug 1999
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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agency costs, nonprofit organizations, charitable organizations, theory of the firm, standing

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A First Principles Approach to Antitrust Enforcement in the Agricultural Industry

CPI Antitrust Chronicle, Vol. 5, No. 2, Spring 2010, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-15, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-31
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2015
Geoffrey A. Manne and Joshua D. Wright
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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biotech, Charles Chuck Grassley, Christine Varney, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Congress, DOA, error costs, FTC, Federal Trade Commission, GAO, Harold Demsetz, innovation, Justice Department, Kovacic, Monsanto, politics, Richard Posner, seeds, Shapiro, Timothy Muris

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International Signals: The Political Dimension of International Competition Law Harmonization

Antitrust Bulletin, Vol. 57, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2013
Geoffrey A. Manne and Seth Weinberger
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and University of Puget Sound - Department of Politics & Government
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antitrust, international competition policy, international politics, international relations theory, international trade, game theory, law and economics

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Behavioral Law & Economics Goes to Court: The Fundamental Flaws in the Behavioral Law & Economics Arguments Against No-Surcharge Laws

ICLE Financial Regulation Research Program Paper Series 2016-1
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 12 Dec 2016
Todd J. Zywicki, Geoffrey A. Manne and Kristian Stout
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and International Center for Law and Economics
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behavioral economics, behavioral law & economics, law & economics, First Amendment, commercial speech, pricing, payment cards, credit cards, surcharging, discounting, bias, endowment effect, experimental economics, fee shrouding, framing effect, consumer behavior

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A Critical Assessment of the Latest Charge of Google's Anticompetitive Bias from Yelp and Tim Wu

ICLE Antitrust & Consumer Protection Research Program White Paper 2016-3
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Geoffrey A. Manne, Ben Sperry and Kristian Stout
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and International Center for Law and Economics
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Google, Search Bias, Search Neutrality, Antitrust, Yelp, Foreclosure, Competition

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Credit Where It's Due: How Payment Cards Benefit Canadian Merchants and Consumers, and How Regulation Can Harm Them

Pp. 1-46, Macdonald-Laurier Institute, October 2013, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-58
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 29 Oct 2013
Carleton University, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Reason Foundation and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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Boston Fed Study, cap, credit cards, cross-subsidies, debit, Durbin Amendment, efficiency, electronic payments, innovation, interchange fee regulations, NDP, pass-through fees, price controls, surcharge, two-sided markets, United States

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When Past Is Not Prologue: The Weakness of the Economic Evidence against Health Insurance Mergers

ICLE Antitrust & Consumer Protection Research Program White Paper 2016-4
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Dec 2016
Geoffrey A. Manne and Ben Sperry
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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Health Insurance, Mergers, Antitrust, Aetna/Human, Cigna/Anthem, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, Consolidation

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In ICANN We Trust: Assuring Accountable Internet Governance

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 02 Apr 2016
Kristian Stout, Geoffrey A. Manne and Ben Sperry
International Center for Law and Economics, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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The Law and Economics of the FCC's Transaction Review Process

TPRC 41: The 41st Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2013
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), American Action Forum, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), ICLE and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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FCC, transaction review, spectrum screen, antitrust, HHI, entry, spectrum, mergers

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The FCC's Unstructured Role in Transaction Reviews

CPI Antitrust Chronicle Oct. 2012 (1)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2013
Larry Downes and Geoffrey A. Manne
Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy and International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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FCC, antitrust, merger, spectrum, mobile, telecommunications, spectrum screen, HHI, merger review, spectrum license transfer

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The FTC's Misguided Rationale for the Use of Section 5 in Sherman Act Cases

The CPI Antitrust Journal, Vol. 2, February 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 Mar 2010
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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Federal Trade Commission, antitrust, Sherman Act, FTC Act, Section 5, Intel, Error costs

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Backdating Options and Why Executive Compensation is Not All About Norms

Corporate Governance Law Review, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 385-394, 2006, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 10-22
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 28 May 2010
Geoffrey A. Manne and Joshua D. Wright
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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accounting measures, corporate ignorance, corporate malfeasance, Gretchen Morgenstern, Jeff Lipshaw, Larry Ribstein, Matt Bodie, PrawfsBlawg, securities regulation, stock options, taxation of compensation

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Review of Michael Carrier's 'Innovation in the 21st Century'

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 61, pp. 553-558, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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Antitrust, Innovation, Michael Carrier, Innovation Market, Error Cost, Pharmaceuticals, Patents

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A Conflict of Visions: How the '21st Century First Amendment' Violates the Constitution's First Amendment

First Amendment Law Review, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Jul 2015
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), R Street Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Net Neutrality, Open Internet Order, First Amendment, Internet

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Testimony on Competition in the Evolving Digital Marketplace Before the Subcommittee on the Courts and Competition Policy, US House of Representatives

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Sep 2010
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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antitrust, competition policy, congressional testimony, digital marketplace, google, apple, microsoft, privacy, monopolization, mergers, vertical integration

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Humility, Institutional Constraints & Economic Rigor: Limiting the FTC's Consumer Protection Discretion

International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) Working Paper 2014-1
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Aug 2014
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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FTC, Section 5, Federal Trade Commission, Consumer Protection, Unfairness, UDAP, Josh Wright

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When 'Reasonable' Isn't: The FTC's Standard-Less Data Security Standard

Journal of Law, Economics and Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Geoffrey A. Manne and Kristian Stout
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and International Center for Law and Economics
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Data security, FTC, Consumer protection, Federal Trade Commission, LabMD, Section 5

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An Error Cost Approach to Competition Issues in Closed gTLDs

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Mar 2013
Geoffrey A. Manne and Berin Michael Szoka
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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ICANN, antitrust, TLD, domain names, competition, .com, error costs, vertical integration

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The Market Realities that Undermined the FTC's Antitrust Case Against Google

Harvard Journal of Law and Technology Occasional Paper Series - July 2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 May 2018
Geoffrey A. Manne and William Rinehart
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and American Action Forum
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Google, antitrust, search neutrality, FTC, search engines, search bias, market definition, product innovation, business model innovation

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Bringing Antitrust's Economic and Institutional Limits to the FTC's Consumer Protection Authority

CPI Antitrust Chronicle May 2014(1)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Dec 2016
Geoffrey A. Manne
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)
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FTC, Federal Trade Commission, consent decrees, Section 5, unfairness, UDAP, technology, institutional structure, economic analysis, antitrust, consumer protection, privacy, data security

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Vertical Integration, Paid Prioritization and the Marketplace Realities that Undermine the FCC's Open Internet Rules

Posted: 02 Apr 2015
Geoffrey A. Manne and Ben Sperry
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE)

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net neutrality, Open Internet Order, FCC, vertical integration, paid prioritization, competition, edge providers, ISPs

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Price Controls on Payment Card Interchange Fees: The U.S. Experience

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 14-18
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2014
Todd J. Zywicki, Geoffrey A. Manne and Julian Morris
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE) and Reason Foundation

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Durbin Amendment, credit cards, debit cards, prepaid cards, free checking, unbanked