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American/US Airways Settlement Could Lead To More Airlines

Posted on August 28, 2013

A Dartmouth professor says the path to a settlement in the American/US Airways merger US could include increased access to congested airports not just for existing carriers but also for carriers that have not yet been created.

Peter Golder, a professor at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business, says he expects a settlement  after the Justice Department on August 13 filed a lawsuit intended to block the planned merger on the grounds that it is anti-competitive and harms consumers. “I think there will be a deal and my hope is that it really is the start of accommodating more entry into the industry,” Golder said.

Forbes article here

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Comments ( 2 )
  • Ricky Sansone

     | about 7 years ago

    My dad won't let me fly because of 911. I spend most of my time with Orbeez. We just had an Orbeez foot spa party and Mike from Philly came down. Mike kept faking his death and sitting on my lap. We invited all the neighbors and the CMPD. Ralph from Scorpios brought pizza and the strippers gave free lap dances. Mike got hard quick. Hawaiian Airlines is better than US Airways. Mike has a fake wife but that is life. What?

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