Barak Orbach

University of Arizona

Robert H. Mundheim Professor of Law & Business

1201 E. Speedway Blvd.

Tuscon, AZ 85721-0176

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (51)

1.

What Is Regulation?

30 Yale Journal on Regulation Online 1 (2012), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-27
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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regulation

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The Antitrust Consumer Welfare Paradox

Journal of Competition Law & Economics, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 133-164, 2011, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-07
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2011
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
Downloads 2,745 (9,431)
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Antitrust, Consumer Welfare, Consumer Surplus,Total Surplus, Robert Bork

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The Durapolist Puzzle: Monopoly Power in Durable-Goods Market

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 21, pp. 67-118, 2004
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
Downloads 2,470 (11,166)
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Antitrust, Durable Goods, Monopoly, Pricing, Time Inconsistency, Tying

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What Is Government Failure?

30 Yale Journal on Regulation Online 44 (2013), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper 13-10
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2013
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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government failure, regulatory failure, regulation, market failure

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The Antitrust Curse of Bigness

85 Southern California Law Review 605 (2012), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-23
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2015
Barak Orbach and Grace E. Campbell Rebling
University of Arizona and Osborn Maledo
Downloads 1,550 (23,262)
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Too Big to Fail, business size, monopoly, market power, antitrust history

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Antitrust and Pricing in the Motion Picture Industry

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 21, pp. 317-366, 2004
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Antitrust, Pricing, Motion Picture Industry, Behavioral Law & Economics

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Uniform Prices for Differentiated Goods: The Case of the Movie-Theater Industry

International Review of Law and Economics, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Feb 2020
Barak Orbach and Liran Einav
University of Arizona and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,318 (29,571)
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Antitrust, Motion Pictures, Uniform Prices, Paramount Decrees, Vertical Arrangements, Fairness

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Hub-and-Spoke Conspiracies

15 Antitrust Source, no. 3, 2016, at 1., Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 16-11
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
Downloads 1,194 (34,189)
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antitrust, Section 1, Vertical Restraints, Hub-and-Spoke Cartels

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Scamming: The Misunderstood Confidence Man

27 Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities 249 (2015), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-37
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
Jean Braucher and Barak Orbach
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law (Deceased) and University of Arizona
Downloads 1,154 (35,805)

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scamming, confidence man

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Con Men and Their Enablers: The Anatomy of Confidence Games

85 Social Research 795 (2018), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 18-27
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
Barak Orbach and Lindsey Huang
University of Arizona and Perkins Coie LLP
Downloads 1,112 (37,776)

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Confidence Games, Con Men, Opportunism, Fraud, Donald Trump

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Antitrust Vertical Myopia: The Allure of High Prices

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 50, pp. 261-287, 2008, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-25
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2008
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Antitrust, Resale Price Maintenance, RPM, Behavioral Economics, Trademarks

12.

Micro-Motives for State and Local Climate Change Initiatives

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 2, pp. 119-137, 2008, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 07-19
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2014
Kirsten H. Engel and Barak Orbach
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Arizona
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Environmental Law, Political Economy, Federalism, Climate Change

13.

Antitrust Populism

14 New York University Journal of Law & Business 1 (2017), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 17-14
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2018
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
Downloads 745 (65,743)
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antitrust, populism, Brandeis, Chicago School of Antitrust

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Arming States’ Rights: Federalism, Private Lawmakers, and the Battering Ram Strategy

Arizona Law Review, Vol 52, p. 1161, 2010, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-36
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2010
University of Arizona, University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law and Independent
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Commerce Clause, Tenth Amendment, Second Amendment, Tea Party, Firearms Freedom Act

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Prizefighting and the Birth of Movie Censorship

Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities, Vol. 21, p. 251, 2009, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No 09-08
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Censorship, Regulation, Self Regulation, Social Regulation, Preference Shaping, Motion Pictures, Boxing

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The Johnson-Jeffries Fight and Censorship of Black Supremacy

5 NYU Journal of Law & Liberty 270 (2010), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No 10-09
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 05 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2015
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Jack Johnson, Jim Jeffries, Boxing, Prizefighting, Motion Picture Industry, Censorship, Black Supremacy, Race

17.

The New Regulatory Era - An Introduction

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 51, p. 559, 2009, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 09-30
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2009
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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regulation, regulatory state, paternalism

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Indirect Free Riding on the Wheels of Commerce: Dual-Use Technologies and Copyright Liability

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 57, pp. 409-461, 2008
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2008
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Copyright, Indirect Liability, Contributory Liability, Vicarious Liability, Multisided Markets, Indirect Network Externalities, Dual-Use Technologies

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How Antitrust Lost Its Goal

81 Fordham Law Review 2253 (2013), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-05
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2013
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
Downloads 557 (95,061)
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antitrust, competition law, goals, consumer welfare, Robert Bork, competition

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The Image Theory: RPM and the Allure of High Prices

Antitrust Bulletin, 2010, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No 09-39
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 18 May 2010
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Antitrust, RPM, Resale Price Maintenance,Trademarks, Luxury Goods, Status Goods

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Unwelcome Benefits: Why Welfare Beneficiaries Reject Government Aid?

Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice, Vol. 24, No. 107, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Welfare Programs, Poverty Laws, Redistribution, Consumer Choice

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Excessive Speech, Civility Norms, and the Clucking Theorem

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2011, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2011
Barak Orbach and Frances R. Sjoberg
University of Arizona and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
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Coase Theorem, Legal Transitions, Civility Norms, Reforms, Property Rights, Liability Rights, Neighbor Disputes

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Was the Crisis in Antitrust a Trojan Horse?

79 Antitrust Law Journal 881 (2014), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-48
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2014
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Robert Bork, Goals of Antitrust, Consumer Welfare, Efficiency, Errors, Mistakes

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D&O Liability for Antitrust Violations

59 Santa Clara Law Review 527 (2020), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-05
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 05 May 2020
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Antitrust, Personal Liability, Oversight Liability, Fiduciary Duties

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Do Antitrust Disruptors Make Good Reformers?

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 22-20, Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2023
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Nov 2022 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2023
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, big business, ESG, fairness, capitalism, big tech

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Debating Over Backyard Chickens

CONNtemplations, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2012, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2012
Barak Orbach and Frances R. Sjoberg
University of Arizona and University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 299 (193,646)
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Coase Theorem, Legal Transitions, Property Rights, Liability Rules, Neighbor Disputes, Civility Norms

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Antitrust in the Shadow of Market Disruptions

34(3) Antitrust 32 (2020) , Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-22 (2020)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2020
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
Downloads 247 (234,836)

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antitrust, competition policy, Covid-19, technological change, market disruptions

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Do Antitrust Enforcers Know They Induce Shrinkflation?

ProMarket (Aug. 18, 2023), https://orb.so/shrinkflation, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper 23-24
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Aug 2023
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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shrinkflation, inflation, antitrust, competition, consumer protection

29.

Policy Realignment and Competition in Attention Markets

11 Journal of Antitrust Enforcement 247 (2023), https://doi.org/10.1093/jaenfo/jnad028, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 23-12
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 May 2023 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2023
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, anti-monopoly movement, anti-bigness, attention markets

30.

Antitrust Energy

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 85, 2012, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-15
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 May 2012
Barak Orbach and D. Daniel Sokol
University of Arizona and USC Gould School of Law
Downloads 222 (260,389)

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antitrust, standard oil, monopolization, legal history, economic history

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Antitrust's Pursuit of Purpose

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 8, p. 2151, 2013, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 13-22
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Apr 2013
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
Downloads 220 (262,589)

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antitrust, competition, Robert Bork, consumer welfare

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The Paramount Decrees: Lessons for the Future

19 Antitrust Source, no. 5, 2020, at 1., Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-19
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Apr 2020
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
Downloads 218 (264,784)

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antitrust, consent decrees, motion picture industry, remedies

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Mandated Neutrality, Platforms, and Ecosystems

Pinar Akman et al., Research Handbook on Abuse of Dominance and Monopolization (Edward Elgar, forthcoming 2022), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 21-28
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Dec 2021
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Digital intermediaries, digital platforms, digital ecosystems, gatekeepers, stakeholder capitalism, duties to deal, mandated neutrality standards, MNS

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The Consumer Welfare Controversy

CPI Antitrust Chronical, Nov. 2019, at 22, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-27
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 Nov 2019
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, competition policy, consumer welfare

35.

Invisible Lawmaking

79 University of Chicago Law Review 1 (2012), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-32
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2013
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Private Lawmaking, Rent Seeking, Citizens United, Marketplace of Ideas, Regulation

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Censoring Crimes

Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 29, p. 251, 2011, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 11-11
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2011
Barak Orbach and Allison S. Woolston
University of Arizona and University of Arizona
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Motion Picture Industry, Censorship, First Amendment, Child Pornography, Crush Videos

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Interstate Circuit and Conspiracy Theories

2019 University of Illinois Law Review 1447 (2019), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-02
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2020
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, interstate circuit, conspiracy inference, motion picture industry

38.

The Present New Antitrust Era

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 18-37, 60 William & Mary Law Review 1439 (2019)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2019
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, fairness, laissez-faire, technocracy

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The Neo-Brandeisians Are Wrong About Greedflation

ProMarket, The publication of the Stigler Center at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business (June 28, 2023) https://orb.so/greedflation
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 Jun 2023 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2023
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Antitrust, competition policy, greedflation, inflation

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The Friction Paradox: Intermediaries, Competition, and Efficiency

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 23-05, 68 Antitrust Bulletin 234 (2023), https://doi.org/10.1177/0003603X231162999
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Mar 2023 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2023
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, competition policy, big tech, digital intermediaries, friction paradox

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Anything, Anytime, Anywhere: Is Antitrust Ready for Flexible Market Arrangements?

20(5) Antitrust Source 1 (2021), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 21-05
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 24 May 2021
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, flexible market arrangements, FMAs, digital platforms, work from home, digital revolution, New Economy, antitrust litigation

42.

The Durability of Formalism in Antitrust

100 Iowa Law Review 2197 (2015), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 15-25
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jul 2015
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, formalism, presumptions

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AI Adaptation: A Primer for Corporate Directors

AI21 Lab (Whitepaper, Nov. 2023) , Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 23-32
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Dec 2023
Barak Orbach, Shanen Boettcher and Ofir Zan
University of Arizona, AI21 Labs and AI21 Labs
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Generative AI; artificial intelligence; corporate governance; oversight

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Antitrust Stare Decisis

15 Antitrust Source, No. 1, p. 1, 2015, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 15-34
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2015
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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antitrust, stare decisis

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On Hubris, Civility, and Incivility

54 Arizona Law Review 443 (2012), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 12-14
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 02 May 2012
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Hubris, Excessive Confidence, Civility, Incivility, Confirmation Bias, Risk Perceptions, Financial Bubbles, Group Delusions, Law and Society

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The Fight of the Century: On the Exploitation of Social Divides

14 NYU Journal of Law & Liberty 163 (2020), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 21-03
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 03 May 2021
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Jim Crow Laws, Jim Crow era, social divides, racial divides, exploitation, race, boxing, profitable polarization, fight films

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Tracking Giants: Professor Hovenkamp and Impact Metrics

Herbert Hovenkamp Liber Amicorum (Nicolas Charbit ed., forthcoming)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 May 2020
Jane O'Connell, Barak Orbach and D. Daniel Sokol
University of Florida Levin College of Law, University of Arizona and USC Gould School of Law
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Middlemen Forever: Competition and Opportunism in the Digital Economy

4 Concurrences 30 (Nov. 2021), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 21-26
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Nov 2021
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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Antitrust, digital economy, digital platforms, digital ecosystems, digital intermediaries, online platforms, online economy, online monopolies, monopolization

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A State of Inaction: Regulatory Preferences, Rent, and Income Inequality

16 Theoretical Inquiries in Law 45 (2015), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 14-31
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2015
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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regulation, income inequality, action, inaction

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Do Revenue Management Platforms Like RealPage Facilitate Illegal Algorithmic Collusion?

ProMarket (Apr. 18, 2024), https://orb.so/rmplatforms, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 24-17
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 24 Apr 2024
Barak Orbach
University of Arizona
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hub-and-spoke conspiracies, algorithmic collusion, revenue management, information exchange

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TI’s Calculator Monopoly Offers Lessons for Educators in the Age of Generative AI

ProMarket, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 24-11
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Apr 2024
Barak Orbach and Eli Orbach
University of Arizona and Phillips Exeter Academy
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Monopoly, platforms, innovation, GenAI, artificial intelligence