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  Antitrust Source
  Volume 7, Issue 6, August 2008
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  • Interview with William E. Kovacic, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
        Bill Kovacic discusses the FTC’s dual role as a competition and consumer protection agency, his priorities for the FTC, the agency’s ongoing self-assessment project, lessons from recent merger challenges, and cooperation with the Antitrust Division, state attorneys general, and foreign competition authorities.
  • Required Reading for the New Antitrust Administration
        Leading lawyers, judges, professors, and economists offer reading recommendations and advice to members of the next administration’s transition team.
  • Book Review: The Power of Stories
        Tom Morgan reviews Eleanor Fox and Daniel Crane’s compilation of Antitrust Stories, in which legal scholars bring to life thirteen famous antitrust cases.
  • Paper Trail: Working Papers and Recent Scholarship
        Editors Bill Page and John Woodbury review a recent paper by Herbert Hovenkamp that offers a history of the influence of economic analysis on antitrust policy, focusing on the period from 1890 to 1955, and a paper by Tim Brennan suggesting an alternative to the standard cartel-related reasons for anticompetitive concern about resale price maintenance.