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Implementing Effective Competition Law in the Pharmaceutical Industry in Mexico

Thursday, February 18, 2016 Implementing Effective Competition Law in the Pharmaceutical Industry in Mexico Carlos Mena-Labarthe, Government of Mexico – Comision Federal de Competencia; Instituto Tecnologico Autnomo de Mexico (ITAM) discusses Implementing Effective Competition Law in the Pharmaceutical Industry in Mexico. ABSTRACT: This paper analyses how governments can introduce more competition in the pharmaceutical sector. […]

University of Melbourne 2016 Annual Baxt Lecture

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 University of Melbourne 2016 Annual Baxt Lecture Dear Colleagues, It is with pleasure that we invite you to attendour seventh Annual Baxt Lecture, to be heldon Thursday 4th August this year. Our eminent guest speaker will be Professor Eleanor Fox, the Walter J Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation at New York […]

Monoposony Exploitation in Professional Sport: Evidence from Major League Baseball Position Players, 2000-2011

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Monoposony Exploitation in Professional Sport: Evidence from Major League Baseball Position Players, 2000-2011 Brad R. Humphreys (West Virginia University, Department of Economics) ; Hyunwoong Pyun (West Virginia University, Department of Economics) examine Monoposony Exploitation in Professional Sport: Evidence from Major League Baseball Position Players, 2000-2011. ABSTRACT:Some professional athletes still face monoposony […]

The Competition Act 2010–the Issues and Development since Coming into Force

Friday, February 5, 2016 The Competition Act 2010the Issues and Development since Coming into Force Vince Eng Teong SEE (University of Malaya Centre of Regulatory Studies) analyzes The Competition Act 2010the Issues and Development since Coming into Force. ABSTRACT:Competition law was almost unheard of in the first hundred years after the Sherman Act was passed. […]

Rationalizability and Efficiency in an Asymmetric Cournot Oligopoly

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 Rationalizability and Efficiency in an Asymmetric Cournot Oligopoly Gabriel Desgranges (THEMA – Universite de Cergy) and Stephane Gauthier (Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne – Paris School of Economics) discuss Rationalizability and Efficiency in an Asymmetric Cournot Oligopoly. ABSTRACT:This paper studies rationalizability in a linear asymmetric Cournot oligopoly with a unique Nash […]

Deposit Competition and Financial Fragility: Evidence from the US Banking Sector

Friday, January 29, 2016 Deposit Competition and Financial Fragility: Evidence from the US Banking Sector Gregor Matvos (University of Chicago Booth School of Business) ; Ali Hortacsu (University of Chicago) andMark Egan (University of Chicago) offer findings on Deposit Competition and Financial Fragility: Evidence from the US Banking Sector. ABSTRACT:We develop and estimate an empirical […]

On Competing Mechanisms under Exclusive Competition

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 On Competing Mechanisms under Exclusive Competition Attar, Andrea; Campioni, Eloisa andPiaser, Gwenael provide thoughtsOn Competing Mechanisms under Exclusive Competition. ABSTRACT:We study games in which several principals design incentive schemes in the presence of privately informed agents. Competition is exclusive: each agent can participate with at most one principal, and principal-agents corporations […]

European Commission merger control: combining competition and the creation of larger European firms

Thursday, January 21, 2016 European Commission merger control: combining competition and the creation of larger European firms Mark Thatcher examinesexamines European Commission merger control: combining competition and the creation of larger European firms. ABSTRACT:The article examines the European Commission’s use of its legal powers over mergers. It discusses and tests two views. One is that […]

FRAND in India

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 FRAND in India Shubha Ghosh (Syracuse University) and D. Daniel Sokol (University of Florida) address FRAND in India. ABSTRACT: This paper examines FRAND issues in India. From an institutional perspective, India’s FRAND cases do not effectively establish the appropriate role for antitrust in FRAND. On the one hand, there is the […]

Pharmaceutical Patents and Generic Entry Competition: A New View on the Hatch-Waxman Act

Thursday, January 14, 2016 Pharmaceutical Patents and Generic Entry Competition: A New View on the Hatch-Waxman Act WAN, Yunyun and MIYAGIWA, Kaz describe Pharmaceutical Patents and Generic Entry Competition: A New View on the Hatch-Waxman Act. ABSTRACT:We present a formal analysis that sheds new light on the Hatch-Waxman Act. Hatch-Waxman restores incentives to develop new […]