The 2010 Horizontal Merger Guidelines: From Hedgehog to Fox in Forty Years
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
September 10, 2010
This paper discusses some of the economic principles underlying the revised Horizontal Merger Guidelines that were issued by the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission in August 2010.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 56
Keywords: mergers, antitrust, unilateral effects, market definition
JEL Classification: L4, K21, L1
Date posted: September 11, 2010