Free Lunch?!? Antitrust Economics in Zero-Price Markets - June 4, 2020

More Spring Blooms - Today’s digital economy has ushered in a proliferation of “zero-price” markets. But is there actually any such thing as a free lunch? Particularly with 2018’s AmEx decision on two-sided markets and the growing debate surrounding the consumer welfare standard, how should antitrust thinking evolve where the product is “free”? Economists and academics will explore these topics and more.