Wilson touts total welfare but Pecman decries standard

Pallavi Guniganti

18 February 2019

Wilson touts total welfare but Pecman decries standard

Christine Wilson at GCR Live Miami 2019 (Credit: GCR Live / Chris Lavado)

Staking out a position reminiscent of the Reagan administration, US Federal Trade Commission member Christine Wilson has suggested that her agency consider using a standard for antitrust enforcement that looks at efficiency rather than direct benefits to consumers.