In the news: Stucke comments on potential Google-Twitter merger in Fortune

Maurice Stucke, a UT Law professor and former trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, recently echoed sentiments that a merger between technology companies Google and Twitter is unlikely.
August 7, 2015 11:00 am

Maurice Stucke, a UT Law professor and former trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, recently echoed sentiments that a merger between technology companies Google and Twitter is unlikely.

Interviewed by Fortune writer Jeff John Roberts, Stucke explained,  “… a problem for U.S. regulators, when it comes to analyzing tech mergers, is that their analytical models are based on prices and marketshare, not more subtle metrics like control over data – which might (or should) be the basis for antitrust analyses in the future, but are not part of the regulators’ toolkit right now.”

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