5.2 — Antitrust I: The Law — Class Content

Meeting Date

Tuesday, April 18, 2023


Today we begin our look at the economics of antitrust, which will take several class periods. Today we cover the kinds of antitrust claims and their remedies today, the history of the major antitrust laws (their origins, evolution, interpretation, and some major court cases), as well as a broad history of economic thought on antitrust.



Below, you can find the slides in two formats. Clicking the image will bring you to the html version of the slides in a new tab. The lower button will allow you to download a PDF version of the slides.


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I suggest printing the slides beforehand and using them to take additional notes in class (not everything is in the slides)!


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