IDEAS home Printed from
   My bibliography  Save this article

Competition Policy, Bailouts, and the Economic Crisis


  • Bruce Lyons


Why do all the rules of good competition policy appear to fly out of the window when the banks get into trouble?

Suggested Citation

  • Bruce Lyons, 2009. "Competition Policy, Bailouts, and the Economic Crisis," CPI Journal, Competition Policy International, vol. 5.
  • Handle: RePEc:cpi:cpijrn:5.2.2009:i=5333

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL:
    Download Restriction: Requires login and subscription

    As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to search for a different version of it.

    References listed on IDEAS

    1. Orley Ashenfelter & Daniel Hosken, 2008. "The Effect of Mergers on Consumer Prices: Evidence from Five Selected Case Studies," Working Papers 1037, Princeton University, Department of Economics, Center for Economic Policy Studies..
    2. repec:pri:cepsud:160ashenfelter is not listed on IDEAS
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)


    Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.

    Cited by:

    1. Michael H. Böheim & Klaus S. Friesenbichler, 2016. "Exporting the Competition Policy Regime of the European Union: Success or Failure? Empirical Evidence for Acceding Countries," Journal of Common Market Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 54(3), pages 569-582, May.
    2. Ioana Nitulescu & Ichim Nela Ramona & Pavel Elena Mihaela, 2010. "State Aid And Participation To International Trade Flows. Romania'S Case," Annals of Faculty of Economics, University of Oradea, Faculty of Economics, vol. 1(2), pages 133-140, December.
    3. European Commission, Directorate-General for Competition (Brussels) (ed.), 2016. "Ex-post evaluation of the impact of restructuring aid decisions on the viability of aided (non-financial) firms: Final report," ZEW Expertises, ZEW - Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung / Center for European Economic Research, number 130514.

    More about this item


    Access and download statistics


    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:cpi:cpijrn:5.2.2009:i=5333. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Lindsay McSweeney). General contact details of provider: .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.