Coherent Economics News

Coherent Economics President Dr. Alan Frankel Participates in American Bar Association Panel

On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015, Dr. Alan Frankel participated in a panel discussion hosted by the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association.  The program, "Who May Be Steering Off-Course: Updates on the Anti-Steering Rules Challenges," covered recent developments in enforcement actions and private suits challenging the rules governing merchant acceptance of credit card transactions.

Audio of the program can be accessed below, or on the Association's website.  Dr. Frankel begins speaking at the 6:53 mark.


Coherent Economics President Dr. Alan Frankel Speaks at American Antitrust Institute Conference

On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, Dr. Alan Frankel spoke at the American Antitrust Institute's 2014 Private Antitrust Enforcement Conference.  Dr. Frankel was among panelists asked to discuss the topic, "Antitrust Issues Arising out of Multiple Recent Class Actions by Merchants and Consumers Against Payment Card Networks."  The conference was held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

Audio of the panel session can be found below, or accessed on the institute's website.  Dr. Frankel begins speaking at the 11:40 mark.