Nov

    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.

    Explore Section benefits or call 1-800-285-2221 to join. 

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    Audio Archive: Provided all releases are obtained, MP3 recordings of this program will be available to Section members on the Committee Program Audio page.

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    Meet the Director: New Initiatives at the Federal Trade Commission

    Event Details

    Format

    Teleconference

    Date

    Nov 07, 2018

    2018-11-07T12:00:00-05:00 2018-11-07T13:00:00-05:00 Meet the Director: New Initiatives at the Federal Trade Commission

    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.

    Explore Section benefits or call 1-800-285-2221 to join. 

    CLE
    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.

    Speakers

    Bruce Kobayashi

    Federal Trade Commission

    Bruce Kobayashi

    Federal Trade Commission

    Sponsors

    Mergers and Acquisitions

    Section of Antitrust Law

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