The US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit finds that the entry of ride-sharing firms into the local taxi market increased rather than decreased competition (Philadelphia Taxi Association / Uber)

Third Circuit Rules in Uber’s Favor over Philadelphia Taxi Association* In a recent decision, the Third Circuit upheld a November 2016 district court decision to dismiss a complaint by the Philadelphia Taxi Association and 80 taxi companies, finding that there was no violation of antitrust laws. The Third Circuit found that the entrance of ride-sharing firms such as Uber and Lyft actually

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  • Secretariat Economists (Washington)

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Allison Holt, The US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit finds that the entry of ride-sharing firms into the local taxi market increased rather than decreased competition (Philadelphia Taxi Association / Uber), 27 March 2018, e-Competitions March 2018, Art. N° 89345

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