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.
Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals
"No-Poach Agreements Are Per Se Illegal, DOJ Says in Trucker Case," coverage in Bloomberg Law, July 18, 2022, featuring Professor Steven Salop.
"DOJ Reads Up On Monopsony Law In Penguin Merger Fight," coverage in Law360, November 3, 2021, featuring Professor Steven Salop.
"Analysis: In Apple vs Epic Games, battle of the experts gets personal," coverage by Reuters, May 13, 2021, featuring Professor Steven C. Salop.
"M&A Takeaways From ABA Antitrust Meeting," coverage by Law 360, April 15, 2021, featuring Professor Steven C. Salop.