Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century: American University, November 6-8, 2018 #FTC-2018-0100-D-0005

Submission Number:
FTC-2018-0100-D-0005
Commenter:
Tyler Phelps
Organization:
Global Antitrust Institute
State:
Virginia
Initiative Name:
Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century: American University, November 6-8, 2018
Businesses today have greater access to data than ever before. Firms now have access to data at high volume, high velocity, and high varietya phenomenon known as big data. The increasing prevalence of big data creates new questions for antitrust enforcers. This Comment will discuss how big data should be considered in the context of antitrust analyses.