The Yale Law Journal

Joshua D. Wright

Essay

The Antitrust/Consumer Protection Paradox: Two Policies at War with Each Other

Joshua D. Wright


121 Yale L.J. 2216 (2012).

The potential complementarities between antitrust and consumer protection law—collectively, “consumer law”—are well known. The rise of the newly established Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) portends a deep rift in the intellectual infrastructure of consumer law …