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Continuity and Change in the 2010 Merger Guidelines


  • Malcolm Coate
  • Joseph Simons


The revision is also innovative, because it modifies the methodology to place greater emphasis on evidence of adverse competitive effects. Most of this “evidence†is completely consistent with past practice and uncontroversial. One type of “evidence†is not. Malcolm B. Coate (FTC) & Joseph J. Simons (Paul, Weiss)

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  • Malcolm Coate & Joseph Simons, 2010. "Continuity and Change in the 2010 Merger Guidelines," Antitrust Chronicle, Competition Policy International, vol. 10.
  • Handle: RePEc:cpi:atchrn:10.2.2010:i=5714

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    JEL classification:

    • G34 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Mergers; Acquisitions; Restructuring; Corporate Governance
    • G38 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Government Policy and Regulation


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