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Advanced Antitrust Economics and Law Seminar
Professors Salop and Popofsky
J.D. Seminar 448 | 2 credit hours
This seminar examines recent developments in the economic approach to antitrust law and practice. Topics include issues at the frontier in various areas, including: decision-theoretic approach to antitrust, merger analysis, intellectual property/antitrust interface, section 2 developments; exclusionary conduct. Considerable time is spent throughout the term on the student papers. This is an excellent course for students preparing for a career as an antitrust lawyer.
Prerequisite: Antitrust Law (or the equivalent Antitrust Economics and Law).
This seminar requires a paper. J.D. students must register for the 3 credit section of the seminar if they wish to write a paper fulfilling the Upperclass Legal Writing Requirement. The paper requirements of the 2 credit section will not fulfill the J.D. Upperclass Legal Writing Requirement.