Tag Archives: Competition

The Application of Chinese Competition Law to Foreign Mergers: Lessons from the Draft New Guidelines

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol Markus Masseli (Volkswagen Financial Services AG) has authored The Application of Chinese Competition Law to Foreign Mergers: Lessons from the Draft New Guidelines. ABSTRACT: After three years of application, the impression remains that Chinese merger… … Continue reading

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Credit Rating Agencies, the Sovereign Debt Crisis and Competition Law

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol Nicolas Petit, University of Liege explores Credit Rating Agencies, the Sovereign Debt Crisis and Competition Law. ABSTRACT: This paper explores the possibility of remedial intervention against the credit rating oligopoly under the competition rules. To… … Continue reading

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Job Posting for OFT: Assistant Legal Directors – Competition Law and Policy

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol Assistant Legal Directors – Competition Law and Policy Salary : £61,500 (total salary package including lawyer premium) The Office of Fair Trading is the UK's consumer and competition authority, with a mission to make markets… … Continue reading

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Doctors' remuneration schemes and hospital competition in two-sided markets with common network externalities

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol David Bardey (University of Rosario) Helmuth Cremer (Toulouse School of Economics) and Jean-Marie Lozachmeur (Toulouse School of Economics) describe Doctors' remuneration schemes and hospital competition in two-sided markets with common network externalities. ABSTRACT: This paper… … Continue reading

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Bank Competition and Stability: Cross-country Heterogeneity

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol Thorsten Beck (Tilburg University), Olivier De Jonghe (Tilburg University), and Glenn Schepens (Ghent University) have an interesting paper on Bank Competition and Stability: Cross-country Heterogeneity. ABSTRACT: This paper documents a large cross-country variation in the… … Continue reading

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