During this conference, Professor Carl Shapiro will be a panelist on “Successfully Navigating Merger Investigations.” Panelists will engage in a practical discussion of how to navigate the merger review process. Topics will include the Merger Guidelines, how GUPPI-based approaches in merger analysis impact the predictability of antitrust enforcement, how agencies consider efficiencies, and how merger investigations, specifically those requiring a Second Request, can be streamlined.
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Assessing umbrella pricing incentives
When collusive agreements involve a subset of firms in an industry, they may create the incentive and ability for firms that are not participants in the cartel...