China’s Anti-Monopoly Law: What is the Welfare Standard?
OnPoint Analytics, Inc.
University of Southern California - Department of Economics
University of Southern California Law School
Michael A. Williams
Competition Economics LLC
November 18, 2011
Review of Industrial Organization, Forthcoming
USC CLEO Research Papers Series No. C11-18
USC Legal Studies Research Papers Series No. 11-25
China’s Anti-Monopoly Law (AML) sets forth the country’s antitrust enforcement policies. We investigate what welfare standard the AML seeks to maximize by examining both its stated language and, via revealed preference, the antitrust actions taken by the Anti-Monopoly Enforcement Authority.
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Date posted: September 2, 2011 ; Last revised: November 20, 2011