ECO410H1: Mergers and Competition Policy


A combined theoretical, empirical and policy approach to mergers amongst competitors (horizontal mergers). Uses microeconomic models including game theory and econometrics. Delves into recent/current matters assessed by antitrust authorities domestically and/or internationally with applications to specific industries.


ECO200Y1/​ ECO204Y1/​ ECO206Y1, ECO220Y1/​ ECO227Y1/​ ( STA220H1, STA255H1)/ ( STA237H1, STA238H1)/ ( STA257H1, STA261H1), at least 1.0 ECO FCE at the 300+ level or higher

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)