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.


ECO372H1/​ECO374H1/​ECO375H1; at least 1.0 FCE in ECO at the 300+ level.

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