With contributions from leading scholars from all over Europe and the US, this book covers the major areas of substantive competition law from an evolutionary perspective. The leitmotiv of the book has been to assess the dividing line between safeguarding and regulating competition.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Foundations of competition policy in the EU and the USA : conflict, convergence and beyond /Clifford A. Jones Strategic competition policy : a comment on EU competition policy /Wulf-Henning Roth Revision of the new technology transfer block exemption regulation : convergence or capitulation? /Mark R. Patterson The evolution of European competition law and the Italian Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato /Giuseppe Tesauro Vertical agreements : 4 years of liberalisation by regulation n. 2790/99 after 40 years of legal (block) regulation /Denis Waelbroeck Comments /Wolfgang Kerber, Roger Zäch Cooperative networking : bridging the cooperation concentration gap /Maria Manuel Leitão Marques and Ana Abrunhosa Comments /Andreas Fuchs and Daniel Zimmer Mergers in the media sector : business as usual? /Laurence Idot Comments /Peristera Kremmyda, Ulf Bernitz Abuse of market power : controlling dominance or protecting competition? /Laurence Boy Comments /Peter Behrens, Eleanor M. Fox Regulating towards what? the concepts of competition in sector-specific regulation, the likelihood of their realisation and of their sustainability, and their relationship to rendering public infrastructure services /Christian Kirchner Comments /Kurt Stockmannm, Fabiana Di Porto Competition, regulation and system coherence /Joël Monéger Comments /Jens Fejø, Paul L.G. Nihoul Efficiency claims in EC competition law and sector-specific regulation /Damien Geradin Comment /Gustavo Ghidini.