American Bar Association
 
Retrospective Analysis of Merger Decision Outcomes Competition

 Section of Antitrust Law

Retrospective Analysis of Merger Decision Outcomes Competition

Announcement

APPLICATION SUBMITTAL DATE HAS ENDED FEBRUARY 7.

Submissions are no longer being accepted for the best published academic paper providing a retrospective examination of the aftermath of merger decisions made by enforcement agencies or the courts.

The Award Committee shall base its award decision on the paper's excellence of methodology and reliability of empirical evidence, its excellence of analysis and conclusions, and its contribution to understanding in the field.

AWARDS:

The first place winner will receive an award in the amount of $8,000.

A maximum of two runners-up may be awarded an amount of $3,000 each.


Winners will be announced soon -- please check back for details.

Qualifications & How to Enter

Papers must meet the following requirements:

- Address the subject of retrospective examination of the outcomes of merger decisions by government antitrust/competition enforcement agencies, including decisions with or without conditions.

- Include empirical analysis of post-decision data.

- Cover enforcement decisions in any jurisdiction having a governmental merger control system.

- Be in the English language

- Published or accepted for publication on or after January 1, 2012.


To enter, please send one copy of the article and a completed Entry Form, via email by no later than February 7, 2014 to Deborah Morgan at:

ABA Section of Antitrust Law
Retrospective Analysis of Merger Decision Outcomes Competition
321 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60654
Deborah.Morgan@americanbar.org

Leadership

Chair:

Rill, James

Committee Roster  

Modified by Julian-Robert Wiley on February 10, 2014

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