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Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Government to Look at United-Continental Deal


“A $3 billion merger agreement between Continental Airlines and United Airlines that would create the world’s largest airline is expected to draw close scrutiny from regulators wary of the deal’s potential impact on competition, particularly for international flights, analysts said.” (Washington Post, Tuesday)

As though government knew anything about competition.

FEE Timely Classic
“Do Antitrust Laws Preserve Competition?” by Sylvester Petro