"Price Gouging," the Antitrust Laws, and Vertical Integration in the Petroleum Industry: How They Are Related

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This report, which may be updated to further reflect congressional action, attempts to provide the antitrust context for prohibited
practices, such as "price gouging"; notes prior congressional action concerning vertical divestiture in the petroleum industry; and provides information on the state "divorcement" statutes.

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: May 28, 2008
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Description:

This report, which may be updated to further reflect congressional action, attempts to provide the antitrust context for prohibited
practices, such as "price gouging"; notes prior congressional action concerning vertical divestiture in the petroleum industry; and provides information on the state "divorcement" statutes.

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