What Do We Know About Algorithmic Tacit Collusion?

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In this article, I survey and draw lessons from the literature on AI10 and on the economics of algorithmic tacit collusion. As we will see, while we do not have all the answers to all the questions that algorithmic collusion presents, a good understanding of this literature is a crucial first step to better understanding the antitrust risks of algorithmic pricing and devising better antitrust policies to mitigate those risks.