Robert P. Inman, Making Sense of the Antitrust State-Action Doctrine: Balancing Political Participation and Economic Efficiency in Regulatory Federalism, 75 Tex. L. Rev. 1203 (1996)
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.