Rev Ind Organ (2013) 43:263–264 DOI 10.1007/s11151-013-9414-8 Lawrence J. White Published online: 26 November 2013 © Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013 This issue marks the twelfth year of a special feature of the Review of Industrial Organization: “Antitrust and Regulatory Update”. As has been true for the past few years, I asked the Chief Economists of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division (DOJ), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and the DG Competition of the European Union (DGComp) to write essays about the interesting aspects of the important antitrust and regulatory issues that confronted their agencies during this past year. I am pleased to report that all four individuals responded afﬁrmatively, and the essays in this issue of the Review (all of them co-authored with career economists at their respective agencies) are the products of their afﬁrmative responses. As has been reﬂected in previous years’ essays from these agencies, mergers and merger policy continue to be important, and three of the four essays provide the economic analyses that were applied in the assessments of recent proposed mergers that came before their respective agencies. Especially noteworthy were two “high-proﬁle” mergers: the proposed Anheuser-Busch InBev/Modelo
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