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25 Years of European Merger Control

Pauline Affeldt, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin); Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin), Tomaso Duso, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin); TU Berlin- Faculty of Economics and Management – Empirical Industrial Organization, and Florian Szücs, Vienna University of… … Continue reading

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Prices, Market Definition, and the Effects of Merger: Staples-Office Depot (1997)

Serdar Dalkir, CRETC Competition & Regulation Economics Testimony and Consulting LLC and Frederick Warren-Boulton, Ankura Consulting Group describe Prices, Market Definition, and the Effects of Merger: Staples-Office Depot (1997). ABSTRACT: On September 4, 1996, the two largest office superstore chains… … Continue reading

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Merger Agreement Termination based on Plain Contract Language

Posted by Paul J. Shim, David I. Gelfand & Mark E. McDonald, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, on Saturday, April 6, 2019 Editor's Note: Paul J. Shim, David I. Gelfand, and Mark E. McDonald are partners at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. … Continue reading

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The Relationship between Article 4 (1)(b) Cross-Border Merger Directive and the European Merger Regulation

Marco Claudio Corradi, Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law; Stockholm University and Julian Nowag, Lund University – Faculty of Law; Oxford Centre for Competition Law and Policy identify The Relationship between Article 4 (1)(b) Cross-Border Merger Directive and the European Merger… … Continue reading

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Merger – Geographic Market

CompetitionMergerRelevant MarketGeographic MarketHypothetical Monopolist TestSSNIPCritical Loss AnalysisArbitrageCorrelation and Co-Integration AnalysesPrice Elasticity of DemandWhere suppliers can set prices based on customer location, and customers cannot avoid targeted price increases through arbitrage (by purchasing at a lower price from a seller in … Continue reading

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