Letter by Maureen K. Ohlhausen to House Subcommittee on Antitrust
10 Pages Posted: 16 Jun 2020
Date Written: April 17, 2020
This letter analyzes the current state of antitrust law in the areas of mergers and conduct and the resources of the US antitrust agencies. It urges a continued focus on competition and consumer benefits, rather than the pursuit of other goals or prohibitions unrelated to competitive effects, and urges Congress to provide additional resources to the enforcement agencies.
Keywords: antitrust, competition, mergers, anticompetitive conduct
JEL Classification: K21
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