Strategic Pricing and Challenges for Antitrust Enforcement Invitational Symposium

Jun 20

Strategic Pricing and Challenges for Antitrust Enforcement Invitational Symposium

Date: June 20, 2012
Location: National Press Club, Washington DC

The AAI hosted an invitational symposium examining complex, strategic pricing mechanisms and their implications for antitrust analysis and remedies. The principal topics were dynamic pricing, yield maintenance, auctions, and drip pricing. Participants included economists, attorneys, business school experts, and representatives from the private sector, government, and academia.

Audio and Presentations are available below:

Welcome and Overview (Audio)
Albert A. Foer, President, American Antitrust Institute
Diana L. Moss, Vice President, American Antitrust Institute
Gregory Gundlach, Professor of Marketing, Coggin College of Business, University of North Florida

Competition and Strategic Pricing: Research and Applications (Audio)
Hal Varian, Chief Economist, Google; Emeritus Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley
Jeremy Eglen, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, Digonex
Susan Athey, Chief Economist, Microsoft Corporation; Professor of Economics, Harvard University
Kent Monroe, Visiting Distinguished Professor of Marketing, University of Richmond

Morning Roundtable Discussion (Audio)

Luncheon Keynote Address (Audio)
Roger Noll, Professor of Economics Emeritus, Stanford University; Senior Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research

Competition Issues and Challenges: Antitrust Enforcement (Audio)
Howard Shelanski, Professor of Law, Georgetown University
Joe Farrell, Director, Bureau of Economics, Federal Trade Commission
Robert Majure, Deputy Assistant Attorney General of Economic Analysis, Antitrust Division, Department of Justice

Afternoon Roundtable Discussion (Audio)