Merger Policy: What Can We Learn from Experiments?
37 Pages Posted: 10 Mar 2006
Date Written: March 2006
This paper surveys experimental literature relating to mergers. We put particular emphasis on discussing whether this literature addresses the issues that are relevant for competition policy. We also include some suggestions as to how the fit between the experiments and the requirements of competition policy research might be improved.
Keywords: merger policy, laboratory experiments
JEL Classification: C92, D43, L41
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