The Economics of Collusion

Date:

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Sponsor(s):

Speaker(s):

Robert C. Marshall, Pennsylvania State University (author); Leslie M. Marx, Duke University (author); James H. Mutchnik, Kirkland & Ellis; Richard Parker, O’Melveny & Myers

Time:

noon-1 pm EST

CLE Credits:

none

Topics:

Join the Cartel and Criminal Practice and Economics Committees for a discussion with the authors of The Economics of Collusion, a recent book examining from an economic perspective why collusion is profitable, how it is implemented and how it can be detected. In particular, the presentation will cover the economics of cartel behavior, and how those economic principles apply and can be utilized in cartel cases.