The FTC held a hearing on merger retrospectives April 12, 2019 at FTC headquarters in Washington, DC, as part of its Hearings initiative.
This is a video recording of the afternoon session with the following:
- Remarks by FTC Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter
- Panel discussion on Should the Findings from Merger Retrospectives Influence Horizontal Merger Policy, and If So, How?
- Panel discussion on What Should the FTC's Retrospective Program Be Over the Next Decade?
- Closing remarks by David Schmidt, FTC Bureau of Economics.
This hearing gathered information from experts to help guide the FTC’s future merger retrospective research program.