Professor Salop teaches courses in Antitrust Law, Economic Reasoning and the Law, and had conducted a Faculty Workshop in Law and Economics. His recent writings include several articles that focus on exclusionary conduct, including articles on the antitrust standard for exclusionary conduct, exclusionary conduct by buyers, and the antitrust standard for refusals to deal and price squeezes.  Professor Salop has other articles on the consumer welfare standard, raising rivals’ cost conduct, the first principles approach to antitrust, and vertical mergers. His research focuses on antitrust law and economics and economic analysis of industrial competition and imperfect information.  Before joining the Law Center faculty in 1981, he served as Associate Director for Special Projects with the Bureau of Economics of the FTC, as an adjunct professor of economics at the University of Pennsylvania, where he received his B.A. in 1968, and as an economist with the Civil Aeronautics Board and Federal Reserve Board.

Scholarship

Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

Steven C. Salop, Invigorating Vertical Merger Enforcement, 127 Yale L.J. 1962-1994 (2018).
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Steven C. Salop, The AT&T/Time Warner Merger: How Judge Leon Garbled Professor Nash, 6 J. Antitrust Enforcement 459-469 (2018).
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Selected Contributions to Other Publications

Steven C. Salop, Analyzing Vertical Mergers to Avoid False Negatives: Three Recent Case Studies, Antitrust, Summer 2019, at 27-33.
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Jonathan B. Baker, Nancy L. Rose, Steven C. Salop & Fiona Scott Morton, Five Principles for Vertical Merger Enforcement Policy, Antitrust, Summer 2019, at 12-17.
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Steven C. Salop, Understanding Richard Posner on Exclusionary Conduct, Antitrust Source, Oct. 2018, at 1-18.
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