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    Horizontal, Vertical, and Conglomerate mergers

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    Please explain the biggest differences among horizontal, vertical, and conglomerate mergers. What does the U.S. government hope to achieve through the use of its antitrust policy

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    Ok, let's first look at the definitions. Then I'll give you the DOJ's own viewpoint as a link. Then I will provide some commentary of my own to help shape your approach to this assignment. If you are still unclear on something, please leave me a feedback that specifically says what you didn't get, and I'll be happy to clarify.


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    Solution Summary

    The solution gives brief definitions of the terms, links students to a resource that explains US Antitrust policy, and engages the student in some questions and discussion to foster critical thinking about the topic.