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Herbert Hovenkamp

James G. Dinan University Professor

Herbert Hovenkamp


Herbert Hovenkamp is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and in 2008 won the Justice Department’s John Sherman Award for his lifetime contributions to antitrust law. In 2012 he served on the ABA’s Committee to advise the President-elect on antitrust matters. Continue reading…

Books

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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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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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

Apple v. Pepper: Rationalizing Antitrust's Indirect Purchaser Rule, 120 COLUM. L. REV. FOR. 14 (2020).

Is Antitrust's Consumer Welfare Principle Imperiled?, 45 J. CORP. L. 101 (2019).

Platforms and the Rule of Reason: The American Express Case, 2019 COLUM. BUS. L. REV. 35 (2019).

Intellectual Property and Competition, in RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON THE ECONOMICS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (Ben Depoorter, Peter Menell, & David Schwartz eds., Elgar 2019).

Anticompetitive Mergers in Labor Markets, 94 IND. L.J. 1031 (2019) (with Ioana Marinescu).

The NCAA and the Rule of Reason, 52 REV. INDUS. ORG. 323 (2018).

Prophylactic Merger Policy, 70 HASTINGS L. J. 43 (2018).

Antitrust and the Design of Production, 103 CORNELL L. REV. 1155 (2018).

Whatever Did Happen to the Antitrust Movement?, 93 NOTRE DAME L. REV. 583 (2018).

Reasonable Patent Exhaustion; 35 YALE J. REG. 513 (2018).

Horizontal Shareholding and Antitrust Policy, 127 YALE L. J. 2026 (2018) (with Fiona M. Scott Morton).

Horizontal Mergers, Market Structure, and Burdens of Proof, 127 YALE L. J. 1996 (2018) (with Carl Shapiro).

The Rule of Reason, 70 FLA. L. REV. 81 (2018).

Progressive Antitrust, 2018 U. ILL. L. REV 71.

Buying Monopoly: Antitrust Limits on Damages for Externally Acquired Patents, 25 TEX. INTEL. PROP. L. J. 39 (2017) (with Erik N. Hovenkamp).

The Progressives: Racism and Public Law, 59 ARIZ. L. REV. 947 (2017).

Antitrust Policy and Inequality of Wealth, CPI Antitrust Chronicle, October 2017, at 1.

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

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).

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Working Papers

Competitive Harm from Vertical Mergers (September 20, 2020). U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 20-51. (forthcoming)
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Antitrust: What Counts as Consumer Welfare? (July 20, 2020), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 20-44. (forthcoming)
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Antitrust and Platform Monopoly (July 16, 2020), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 20-43. (forthcoming)
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Framing the Chicago School of Antitrust Analysis (June 9, 2020), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 19-44; U. PA. L. REV. (forthcoming) (with Fiona Scott Morton). (forthcoming)
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House Judiciary Inquiry into Competition in Digital Markets: Statement of Herbert Hovenkamp (April 20, 2020), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 20-38. (forthcoming)
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The Looming Crisis in Antitrust Economics (January 30, 2020), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 20-15. (forthcoming)
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On the Meaning of Antitrust's Consumer Welfare Principle (Janiuary 17, 2020), Revue Concurrentialiste, Jan. 17, 2020; U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 20-16.
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Justice Department's New Position on Patents, Standard Setting, and Injunctions (Janury 6, 2020), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 20-14; The Regulatory Review, Jan. 6, 2020. (forthcoming)
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FRAND and Antitrust (August 7, 2019), U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 19-31. (forthcoming)
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Competition Policy for Labour Markets (May 17, 2019). U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 19-29. (forthcoming). (forthcoming)
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