Special Issue: The 2010 Horizontal Merger Guidelines after Ten Years

Review of Industrial Organization

Volume 58, Issue 1


Guest Editors:

Joseph Farrell, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA

Carl Shapiro, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, USA



The Editors invite you to enjoy free access to this special issue commemorating ten years of the Horizontal Merger Guidelines.  Available without subscription throughout March, 2021.



The 2010 Horizontal Merger Guidelines After 10 Years

Joseph Farrell & Carl Shapiro


Ten Years of the 2010 HMG: A Perspective from the Department of Justice

Craig T. Peters & Jeffrey M. Wilder


The 2010 Horizontal Merger Guidelines at Ten: A View from the FTC’s Bureau of Economics

Alison Oldale, Joel Schrag & Christopher Taylor


Judicial Response to the 2010 Horizontal Merger Guidelines

Carl Shapiro & Howard Shelanski


The 2010 HMGs Ten Years Later: Where Do We Go From Here?

Steven C. Salop & Fiona Scott Morton


Natural Oligopy Responses, Repeated Games, and Coordinated Efforts in Merger Analysis: A Perspective and Research Agenda

Joseph Farrell & Jonathan B. Baker


Quantitative Methods for Evaluating the Unilateral Effects of Mergers

Nathan H. Miller & Gloria Sheu


Mergers with Differentiated Products: Where Do We Stand?

Tommaso Valletti & Hans Zenger


Effects of the 2010 Horizontal Merger Guidelines on Merger Review: Based on Ten Years of Practical Experience

Dennis W. Carlton & Mark A. Israel