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Wednesday, November 24, 2004

Antitrust and K-Mart-Sears merger

Senator DeWine (R-Ohio) and Senator Kohl (D-Wisc) last week urged the DoJ to scrutinize the K-Mart Sears merger for potential antitrust violations.  This article from Money magazine reports on the story.    The merger raises some interesting issues about the role of the failing firm defense against anti-competitive mergers. 

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