The OECD holds a roundtable on dynamic efficiencies in merger analysis

Key documents: Executive Summary with key findings, Detailled Summary of the discussion, Background note Executive summary, by the Secretariat Considering the discussion at the roundtable, the delegates‘ submissions and the background paper, several key points emerge: (1) The distinguishing feature of dynamic efficiencies is that they have recurring effects. That characteristic considerably enhances their potential impact on performance. Mergers sometimes create positive effects called efficiencies. Efficiencies may be static or dynamic. In general, dynamic efficiencies are synergies that enable firms to improve their performance, whether in terms of cost, quality, service, or new product development, on a potentially continuing basis. Efficiencies that enhance the ability or

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  • OECD - Competition Division (Paris)

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OECD, The OECD holds a roundtable on dynamic efficiencies in merger analysis, 1 June 2007, e-Competitions June 2007, Art. N° 85678

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