Meet the Director: New Initiatives at the Federal Trade Commission
12 PM EST
Dr. Bruce Kobayashi, Director of the Bureau of Economics at the FTC, will talk about the Commission’s new initiative to use merger retrospectives to test the accuracy of economic merger tools, such as UPP, willingness to pay, critical loss, and merger simulation. Published examples of this type of analysis are Garmon, RAND J. Econ (2017) and Weinberg and Hosken, RESTAT (2013).
This program is via teleconference and an In-Person Location:
Sidley Austin LLP
1501 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
FREE: Antitrust Section Members, Government, Non-profit Employees, Students $25.00 Other Non-Members.
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The ABA is not seeking CLE credit for this program.
Audio Archive: Provided all releases are obtained, MP3 recordings of this program will be available to Section members on the Committee Program Audio page.