IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/kap/ejlwec/v44y2017i1d10.1007_s10657-014-9459-7.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

EU competition policy and U.S. antitrust: a comparative analysis

Author

Listed:
  • Dzmitry Bartalevich

    () (University of Aarhus)

Abstract

Abstract The article provides a critical overview of the most important elements of EU competition policy reforms and presents a comparative analysis between EU and U.S. competition policies. The main focus is on the analysis of cartel enforcement policy, monopoly policy, and merger control.

Suggested Citation

  • Dzmitry Bartalevich, 2017. "EU competition policy and U.S. antitrust: a comparative analysis," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 44(1), pages 91-112, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:ejlwec:v:44:y:2017:i:1:d:10.1007_s10657-014-9459-7
    DOI: 10.1007/s10657-014-9459-7
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10657-014-9459-7
    File Function: Abstract
    Download Restriction: Access to the full text of the articles in this series is restricted.

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

    References listed on IDEAS

    as
    1. Helder Vasconcelos, 2010. "Efficiency Gains And Structural Remedies In Merger Control," Journal of Industrial Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 58(4), pages 742-766, December.
    2. Steffen Brenner, 2011. "Self-disclosure at international cartels," Journal of International Business Studies, Palgrave Macmillan;Academy of International Business, vol. 42(2), pages 221-234, February.
    3. Oliver Budzinski, 2010. "An Institutional Analysis of the Enforcement Problems in Merger Control," Working Papers 101/10, University of Southern Denmark, Department of Sociology, Environmental and Business Economics.
    4. Thomas D. Zweifel, 2003. "Democratic Deficits in Comparison: Best (and Worst) Practices in European, US and Swiss Merger Regulation," Journal of Common Market Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 41(3), pages 541-566, June.
    5. Bruce R. Lyons, 2004. "Reform of European Merger Policy," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 12(2), pages 246-261, May.
    6. Angela Wigger & Andreas Nölke, 2007. "Enhanced Roles of Private Actors in EU Business Regulation and the Erosion of Rhenish Capitalism: the Case of Antitrust Enforcement," Journal of Common Market Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 45, pages 487-513, June.
    7. Budzinski Oliver & Kuchinke Björn A., 2012. "Deal or No Deal? Consensual Arrangements as an Instrument of European Competition Policy," Review of Economics, De Gruyter, vol. 63(3), pages 265-292, December.
    8. Matthieu Montalban & Sigfrido Ramïrez-Përez, 2011. "EU Competition policy revisited: Economic Doctrines within european political work," Post-Print hal-00651720, HAL.
    9. Oliver Budzinski, 2008. "Monoculture versus diversity in competition economics," Cambridge Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 32(2), pages 295-324, March.
    10. Morgan, Eleanor J., 2009. "Controlling cartels - Implications of the EU policy reforms," European Management Journal, Elsevier, vol. 27(1), pages 1-12, February.
    11. Lars-Hendrik Röller & Christian Wey, 2003. "Merger Control in the New Economy," Netnomics, Springer, vol. 5(1), pages 5-20, May.
    12. Karine Brisset & Lionel Thomas, 2004. "Leniency Program: A New Tool in Competition Policy to Deter Cartel Activity in Procurement Auctions," European Journal of Law and Economics, Springer, vol. 17(1), pages 5-19, January.
    13. Loss, Frederic & Malavolti-Grimal, Estelle & Verge, Thibaud & Berges-Sennou, Fabian, 2008. "European competition policy modernization: From notifications to legal exception," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 52(1), pages 77-98, January.
    14. Budzinski, Oliver & Christiansen, Andt, 2005. "Competence Allocation in the EU Competition Policy System as an Interest-Driven Process," Journal of Public Policy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 25(03), pages 313-337, December.
    15. John Vickers, 2005. "Abuse of Market Power," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 115(504), pages 244-261, June.
    16. Leigh Davison & Debra Johnson, 2002. "The EU's evolving stance on the international dimension of competition policy: A critical commentary," Intereconomics: Review of European Economic Policy, Springer;German National Library of Economics;Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), vol. 37(5), pages 244-252, September.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    More about this item

    Keywords

    EU competition policy; U.S. antitrust; Cartel policy; Monopoly policy; Merger control;

    JEL classification:

    • K21 - Law and Economics - - Regulation and Business Law - - - Antitrust Law

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    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:kap:ejlwec:v:44:y:2017:i:1:d:10.1007_s10657-014-9459-7. 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: (Sonal Shukla) or (Mallaigh Nolan). General contact details of provider: http://www.springer.com .

    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.

    If CitEc recognized a reference but did not link an item in RePEc to it, you can help with 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.