Evaluating the competitive effects of corporate acquisitions and mergers #FTC-2018-0053-D-0005

Submission Number:
FTC-2018-0053-D-0005
Commenter:
Jorge Padilla
State:
Outside the United States
Initiative Name:
Evaluating the competitive effects of corporate acquisitions and mergers
I appreciate the opportunity to comment on the competitive effects of mergers. The following papers have been recently published and could be of interest to those participating in the debate. They concern the use of margin data in competitive reviews of horizontal mergers.