Course Description

601:662. ANTITRUST (3)


Andrews, Carrier, Frankford, Simon

Previous study of economics is not a prerequisite.


Topics covered include horizontal restraints (price fixing, conspiracy, data dissemination, concerted refusals to deal); monopolization, attempts to monopolize, and oligopoly; problems concerning the relationship of antitrust to patent law; vertical restraints (restricted distribution, tying arrangements, exclusive dealing); mergers (horizontal, vertical, and conglomerate); selected Robinson-Patman Act problems; remedies and enforcement.