Horizontal Merger Guidelines Review Project #545095-00016

Submission Number:
545095-00016
Commenter:
Samuel Thompson, Jr.
Organization:
Penn State's Dickinson School of Law
State:
PA
Initiative Name:
Horizontal Merger Guidelines Review Project

November 9, 2009 Dear, DOJ and FTC, Horizontal Merger Guidelines Review Project I am submitting the attached (1) Memorandum re Comments on Horizontal Merger Guidelines Review Project, and (2) draft paper entitled Critique of Williamson's Economic Case for an Efficiencies Defense in Antitrust Merger Analysis: The Rectangles are Rarely Larger Than the Triangles and Policy Prescription. Samuel C. Thompson, Jr. Professor of Law, Arthur Weiss Distinguished Faculty Scholar, and Director Center for the Study of Mergers and Acquisitions The Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law