Transparencia y políticas antimonopólicas


Preston McAfee


Este artículo analiza los principales costos y beneficios entre una política antimonopólica transparente y una política que proporcione menor información y mayor discreción a las autoridades. Existe un fenómeno creciente en el empleo estratégico o el uso inadecuado de las prácticas antimonopólicas por parte de las empresas, y este uso inadecuado genera desafíos para la aplicación de las medidas antimonopólicas y de transparencia.
Palabras clave:
antimonopolio, competencia, poder de mercado, transparencia


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