Estimating Labor Market Power

José Azar, University of Navarra, IESE Business School; CEPR, Steven Berry, Yale University – Department of Economics; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Yale University – Cowles Foundation, and Ioana Elena Marinescu, University of Pennsylvania – School of Social Policy…

Defining Geographic Markets from Probabilistic Clusters: A Machine Learning Algorithm Applied to Supermarket Scanner Data

Stephen Bruestle, Federal Maritime Commission, Luca Pappalardo, Institute of Information Science and Technologies (ISTI), Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), and Riccardo Guidotti, Institute of Information Science and Technologies (ISTI), Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) are Defining Geographic Markets from Probabilistic…

International cooperation in merger control in Japan

Megumi Tahira and Koki Arai address International cooperation in merger control in Japan. ABSTRACT: This article discusses international cooperation in merger control enforcement under competition law. It describes the framework of merger control in Japan, recent developments in international agreements,…

Buyer Alliances in Vertically Related Markets

Hugo Molina, KU Leuven – Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB) writes on Buyer Alliances in Vertically Related Markets. ABSTRACT: This article examines the formation of buyer alliances that negotiate wholesale prices with manufacturers on behalf of large retailers in…