Leslie Marx on The Economics of Collusion
Join Leslie M. Marx, William and Sue Gross Research Fellow and Professor of Economics, as she presents "The Economics of Collusion."
We will discuss:
- How firms such as Coca Cola have paid too much for many of their inputs due to price fixing conspiracies among their input suppliers
- Current research on the economics of collusion
- Collusive structures required by cartels in order to deter secret deviations by cartel member
- What you can do to defend your business against paying high prices due to collusion among your input suppliers
Professor Marx’s session took place in December 2012.