This short article explores the relative merits of courts and competition agencies in handling competition law issues. It analyses the ways in which each type of institution deals with competition law issues according to various criteria. The article concludes that (a) each type of institution has its own merits and advantages and (b) jurisdictions need to have a combination of the two types of institution.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: April 1, 2010
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This scholarly, peer-reviewed publication of original articles and analysis of current developments in competition law is designed to complement and augment the existing literature with a special focus on European developments. Topics include:
Vertical and Conglomerate Mergers
Enlargement of the Union - the ramifications for Competition Policy
Unilateral and Coordinated Effects in Merger Control