Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, USA : Edward Elgar, c2012.
Book, Conference Proceedings
xi, 512 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
"The Fifth ASCOLA Workshop on Comparative Competition Law."
Conference held in Bonn, from May 27-29, 2010.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Pt. I. Normative foundations of competition law
On the choice of welfare standards in competition law / Louis Kaplow
What is competition? / Maurice E. Sucke
Characteristic aspects of competition and their consequences for the objectives of competition law : comment on Stucke / Andreas Fuchs
The multiple personalities of EU competition law : time for a comprehensive debate on its objectives / Laura Parret
The goals of European competition law : some distortions in the literature : comment of Parret / David J. Gerber
Thinking inside the box : why competition as a process is a sui generis right : a methodological observation / Oles Andriychuk
Legal interpretation and practice versus legal theory : reconciliation of competition goals : comment on Andriychuk / Anca Daniela Chirițǎ
On the normative foundations of competition law : efficiency, political freedom and the freedom to compete / Frank Maier-Rigaud
Efficiency, political freedom and the freedom to compete : comment on Maier-Rigaud / Heike Schweitzer
Economic content of competition law : the point of regulating preferences / Adrian Künzler
On th difference of methodology in jurisprudence and economics : comment on Künzler / Iwakazu Takahashi
Do words matter? : a discussion on words used to designate values associated with competition law / Paul Nihoul
On words and on shifting their meaning : comment on Nihoul / Josef Bejček
Antitrust pluralism and justice / Abayomi Al-Ameen
Antitrust pluralism and justice : comment on Al-Ameen / Michael S. Gal and Eran Fish
Pt. II. Selected issues related to the goals of competition law
The single market imperative and consumer welfare : irreconcilable goals? : exploring the tensions amongst the objectives of European competition law through the lens of parallel trade in pharmaceuticals / Matteo Negrinotti
Goals of union competition law on regulated markets : pharmaceutical industry and parallel trade : comment on Negrinotti / Luboš Tichý
Excessive pricing and the goals of competition law / Thomas Ackerman
Excessive pricing and the goals of competition law : an enforcement perspective : comment on Ackermann / Jörg Philipp Terhechte
China's anti-monopoly law : agent of competition enhancement or engine of industrial policy? / Xiaoye Wang and Jessica Su
China's anti-monopoly law : agent of competition enhancement or engine of industrial policy? : comment on Wang and Su / Deborah Healey
Reflections on the concepts of 'economic freedom', 'free competition' and 'efficiency' from the perspective of developing countries / Mor Bakhoum
A social approach to the goals of competition law in developing countries : comment on Bakhoum / Karounga Diawara
Competition law goals in agricultural markets : a Latin American perspective / Juan David Guitiérrez Rodriguez
Agricultural markets and competition policy in Latin America : conflicts of goals, rules and enforcement policies : comment on Guitiérrez Rodriguez
The basic goal of competition law : to protect the opposite side of the market / Daniel Zimmer.