Robert P. Inman and Daniel L. Rubinfeld,
Making Sense of the Antitrust State-Action Doctrine: Balancing Political Participation and Economic Efficiency in Regulatory Federalism, 75
Tex. L. Rev.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.berkeley.edu/facpubs/1495
Examines the appropriate allocation of responsibility for business regulation between the states and the national government in the U.S. Framework for evaluating regulatory federalism; Overview of federalism, political participation and economic efficiency; Conflicts between the federal antitrust laws and the regulatory activities of state and local government.