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An Analysis of the Pricing of Traits in the U.S. Corn Seed Market

Guanming Shi, Jean-paul Chavas and Kyle Stiegert.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

October 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 8948 words.

We investigate the pricing of traits in the U.S. corn seed market under imperfect competition. In a multiproduct context, we examine how substitution/complementarity relationships among...

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CONCRETE SHOES FOR COMPETITION: THE EFFECT OF THE GERMAN CEMENT CARTEL ON MARKET PRICE

Kai Hüschelrath, Kathrin Müller and Tobias Veith.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies. 9151 words.

We use publicly available price data from the German cement industry to estimate the cartel-induced price increase. We apply two different comparator-based approaches—the “before-and-after”...

DESIGNING APPROPRIATE REMEDIES FOR COMPETITION LAW ENFORCEMENT: THE PIONEER FOODS SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT

Tembinkosi Bonakele and Liberty Mncube.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

June 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 8786 words.

This article critically discusses the use of remedies in pursuing distributive justice through the restoration of competition, deterrence, and disgorgement. We address more specifically the...

A dose of competition: EU antitrust law in the pharmaceuticals sector

Leigh Hancher and Wolf Sauter.

in Journal of Antitrust Enforcement

October 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Manufacturing. 14723 words.

In the pharmaceuticals sector there is an inherent tension between intellectual property rights and antitrust. This article examines this tension over the past 10 years since modernization...

Effects of different cartel policies: evidence from the German power-cable industry

Hans-Theo Normann and Elaine S. Tan.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 8142 words.

We analyze the effects of cartel policies on firm behavior using data from the German power-cable cartel. Antitrust authorities affected the cartel under two different legal regimes:...

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THE EVOLUTION OF THE BABY FOOD INDUSTRY, 2000–2008

Viola Chen.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

June 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies. 7268 words.

In 2000, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) prevented the merger of the second and third largest baby food manufacturers in the United States. Since the blocked merger, the landscape of the...

EX POST MERGER EVALUATIONS AND STRATEGIC PRE-MERGER INVESTMENTS

Richard Friberg, Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Lars Persson.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 6260 words.

We present a model that warns against a mechanical comparison of pre- and post-merger prices. The starting point of the article is that both the seller and the buyer take into account how...

Exclusive Dealing as a Barrier to Entry? Evidence from Automobiles

Laura Nurski and Frank Verboven.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Manufacturing; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 17413 words.

Exclusive dealing contracts between manufacturers and retailers force new entrants to set up their own costly dealer networks to enter the market. We ask whether such contracts may act as...

THE FTC, IP, AND SSOS: GOVERNMENT HOLD-UP REPLACING PRIVATE COORDINATION

Richard A. Epstein, F. Scott Kieff and Daniel F. Spulber.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; General Economics; Technological Change; Research and Development; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Property Law; Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Manufacturing; Welfare Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Economic History; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Capitalist Systems; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 21147 words.

In its recent report entitled, “The Evolving IP Marketplace,” the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) proposes a far-reaching regulatory approach (Proposal) that is likely to interfere with the...

THE MEANING OF FRAND, PART II: INJUNCTIONS

J. Gregory Sidak.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Manufacturing; Law and Economics; Contract Law. 33063 words.

Under what conditions may the holder of standard-essential patents (SEPs) seek to enjoin an infringing implementer without breaching the SEP holder's contract with the standard-setting...

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The myth of the early aviation patent hold-up—how a US government monopsony commandeered pioneer airplane patents

Ron D. Katznelson and John Howells.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2015; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Property Law; Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Economic History; Manufacturing; Law and Economics; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 27018 words.

The prevailing historical accounts of the formation of the US aircraft “patent pool” in 1917 assume the US government necessarily intervened to alleviate a patent hold-up among private...

PRICE HYSTERESIS AFTER ANTITRUST ENFORCEMENT: EVIDENCE FROM SPANISH FOOD MARKETS

José Manuel Ordóñez-de-Haro and José Luis Torres.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Manufacturing. 15629 words.

This article provides additional empirical evidence regarding the effects of antitrust enforcement on consumer prices in prosecuted markets. We focus on the effect of the Spanish...

SSO RULES, STANDARDIZATION, AND SEP LICENSING: ECONOMIC QUESTIONS FROM THE TRENCHES

Roger G. Brooks.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

December 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Manufacturing. 8945 words.

Despite a widespread assumption that SEP-driven “holdup” in patent-dense standardized industries requires changes to SSO rules and governmental corrective intervention, the empirical record...

STRATEGIC ENTRY DETERRENCE: PIONEER FOODS AND THE BREAD CARTEL

Liberty Mncube.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

September 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 6791 words.

Joseph Harrington studies whether cartel members can sustain cooperation over time under the threat of free entry in an infinitely repeated game and shows that firms can deter entry by...

WHAT DETERMINES FIRMS' CHOICES BETWEEN EX ANTE AND EX POST LICENSING AGREEMENTS?

Ralph Siebert.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 12471 words.

I investigate whether licensing agreements are an appropriate tool for firms to resolve blocking and hold-up problems in high-tech industries. I use a novel and comprehensive database on...

WHEN A STRANGER CALLS: STANDARDS OUTSIDERS AND UNENCUMBERED PATENTS

Jorge L. Contreras.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Manufacturing; Energy and Utilities; Technological Change; Research and Development. 13633 words.

An extensive literature exists regarding the patent disclosure and licensing commitments made by participants in standards-development organizations (SDOs), and how such commitments affect...

WOULD THE PER SE ILLEGAL TREATMENT OF REVERSE PAYMENT SETTLEMENTS INHIBIT GENERIC DRUG INVESTMENT?

Bret M. Dickey and Daniel L. Rubinfeld.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

September 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Antitrust Issues and Policies. 4624 words.

“Reverse payment” patent settlements between brand and generic pharmaceutical manufacturers have received substantial scrutiny in recent years. While much has been written about the...