Ex-enforcers say existing law can protect nascent competition

Academic and Economist Susan Athey was a critical contributor and a keynote speaker at the Federal Trade Commission’s third hearing on competition and consumer protection in the 21st century (October 2018). As technology giants acquire companies that could challenge their dominance, former senior officials at the U.S. antitrust agencies insist safeguards are in place while academics and other antitrust experts have taken on a more skeptical view on the analytical framework. Read the full GCR story here.