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Herbert Hovenkamp

James G. Dinan University Professor

Herbert Hovenkamp

Professor Hovenkamp is a recognized expert and prolific author in the areas of Antitrust law and American Legal History.  He holds a joint appointment between Penn Law and Wharton Business. Continue reading…

Books

FEDERAL ANTITRUST POLICY: THE LAW OF COMPETITION AND ITS PRACTICE (West Academic Hornbook Series, 5th ed., 2015) (1st ed., 1994; 2d ed. 1999; 3d ed. 2005; 4th edition, 2011).
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ANTITRUST LAW: AN ANALYSIS OF ANTITRUST PRINCIPLES AND THEIR APPLICATION (New York: Kluwer/Aspen, with the late Phillip E. Areeda & the late Donald F. Turner) (21 volumes, 3d & 4th editions + annual supplement + end matter volume, 1978-2016) (vol. 2A with Roger D. Blair & Christine Piette Durrance).
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THE OPENING OF AMERICAN LAW: NEOCLASSICAL LEGAL THOUGHT, 1870-1970 (Oxford 2015).
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THE MAKING OF COMPETITION POLICY: LEGAL AND ECONOMIC SOURCES (ed. with Dan Crane, Oxford 2013).
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CREATION WITHOUT RESTRAINT: PROMOTING LIBERTY AND RIVALRY IN INNOVATION (Oxford 2012) (with Christina Bohannan).
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Articles and Book Chapters

Antitrust Policy and Inequality of Wealth, CPI Antitrust Chronicle, forthcoming 2017. (forthcoming 2017)

Appraising Merger Efficiencies, 24 GEO. MASON L. REV. 703 (2017).

Patent Pools and Related Technology Sharing, in CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS ANTITRUST, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, AND HIGH TECH HANDBOOK (Roger D. Blair & D. Daniel Sokol eds., Cambridge 2017) (with Erik N. Hovenkamp).

Appraising the Progressive State, 102 IOWA L. REV. 1063 (2017).

Re-Imagining Antitrust: the Revisionist Work of Richard S. Markovits, 94 TEX. L. REV. 1221 (2016).

Patent Exhaustion and Federalism: A Historical Note, 102 VA. L. REV. ONLINE 25 (2016).

The Emergence of Classical Patent Law, 58 ARIZ. L. REV. 263 (2016).

Antitrust Balancing, 12 NYU J. L. & BUS. 369 (2016).

Antitrust and Information Technologies, 68 FLA. L. REV. 419 (2016).

Inventing the Classical Constitution, 101 IOWA L. REV. 1 (2015).

Brulotte's Web, 11 J. COMP. L. & ECON. 527 (2015).

The Actavis Inference: Theory and Practice, 67 RUTGERS L. REV. 585 (2015) (with Aaron S. Edlin, C. Scott Hemphill & Carl Shapiro).

Rediscovering Capture: Federalism, Antitrust, and the North Carolina Dental Case, CPI ANTITRUST CHRONICLE (April, 2015).

Antitrust and the Patent System: A Reexamination, 76 OSU L. J. 467 (2015).

Progressive Legal Thought, 72 WASH. & LEE L. REV. 653 (2015).

The Rule of Reason and the Scope of the Patent, 52 SAN DIEGO L. REV. 515 (2015).

Fractured Markets and Legal Institutions, 100 IOWA L. REV. 617 (2015),

Actavis and Error Costs: A Reply to Critics, ANTITRUST SOURCE (Oct. 2014), https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/publishing/antitrust_source/oct14_full_source.pdf (with Aaron S. Edlin, C. Scott Hemphill and Carl Shapiro).

Anticompetitive Patent Settlements and the Supreme Court's Actavis Decision, 15 MINN. J. L., SCI. & TECH. 3 (2014).

Consumer Welfare in Competition and Intellectual Property Law, 9 COMPETITION POL'Y INT'L J. 53 (2014).

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Working Papers

Horizontal Mergers, Market Structure, and Burdens of Proof (October 1, 2017), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-42 (with Carl Shapiro). (forthcoming)
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Horizontal Shareholding and Antitrust Policy (October 1, 2017) (with Scott Morton, Fiona M.), YALE L.J., Forthcoming, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-41. (forthcoming)
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Antitrust and the Design of Production (August 3, 2017), Cornell Law Review (forthcoming), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-34. (forthcoming)
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Reasonable Patent Exhaustion (July 1, 2017); Yale J. Regulation (forthcoming), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-29. (forthcoming)
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The Rule of Reason, FLA. L. REV. (forthcoming 2018). (forthcoming 2018)
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The NCAA and the Rule of Reason, REV. INDUS. ORG. (forthcoming 2018). (forthcoming)
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The Progressives: Racism and Public Law, ARIZ. L. REV. (forthcoming 2018). (forthcoming)
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Progressive Antitrust, U. ILL. L. REV. (forthcoming 2018). (forthcoming)
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Buying Monopoly: Antitrust Limits on Damages for Externally Acquired Patents, 25 TEX. INTEL. PROP. L. J. ___ (forthcoming 2017) (with Erik N. Hovenkamp). (forthcoming 2017)
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Intellectual Property and Competition, in RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON THE ECONOMICS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (Peter Menell, David Schwartz & Ben Depoorter, eds, Elgar 2017) (forthcoming). (forthcoming)
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