The Perverse Effects of Predatory Pricing Law

6 Pages Posted: 14 Jan 2006

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Daniel A. Crane

University of Michigan Law School


As more and more cases of alleged predatory pricing are filed and new theories of liability based on price discounting gain popularity, the risk grows that predatory pricing law will result in higher prices to consumers - the very antithesis of what antitrust law is supposed to achieve.

Keywords: predatory pricing, price discounting, liability, pricing law, predatory pricing law, antitrust, antitrust law

JEL Classification: K21, L4, L11

Suggested Citation

Crane, Daniel A., The Perverse Effects of Predatory Pricing Law. Regulation, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 26-31, Winter 2005, Available at SSRN:

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