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BECCLE’s Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui has uploaded a working paper on Cross-Border collaborative procurement through central purchasing bodies to SSRN.
At BECCLE, we are honoured and proud to congratulate our colleague Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui. Ignacio has been awarded the “2017 Concurrences PhD Award” for the best thesis of the year in competition/regulation law or economics. As part of the award, Ignacio’s thesis will be published in the Concurrences Collection. His dissertation was supervised by Ass. […]
New publication On 22 December 2016, The EFTA Court delivered its advisory opinion, clarifying what is understood to by restriction of competition by object and whether joint bidding may restriction competition by object as a type of price fixing. BECCLE’s Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui’s analysis of the advisory opinion is forthcoming in European Competition and Regulatory […]
Endorsments from the public officials can contribute to save state-controlled companies from bankruptcy, in situations where private companies would not survive. On 30 November 2016, the ECJ gave delivered its judgment in Commision v. France and Orange, Case C-486/15. The Court found that endorsement from public officials did not constitute a breach of the state […]
Delingsøkonomiutvalet, foreslår at delingsplattformer som Uber, Airbnb og andre bør underleggjast ein generell rapporteringsplikt til skattemyndigheitene, og eit fleirtal foreslår ei forenkla skattehandsaming av småinntekter frå tjenester i delingsøkonomien. BECCLEs Professor Tommy Staahl Gabrielsen har leia utvalet, som i tillegg foreslår ei endra regulering av taximarknaden som mogleggjer etablering av delingskøyring. «Rettstilstanden på området er […]
Buyer power and its treatment in EU/EEA Competition Law is a topic that has received little academic attention until now. Buyer power represents the other side of competition law and concerns buying conducts and how a buyer can exert its market power to the detriment of competition. On Friday 10 February, BECCLE’s Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui […]
New publication in American Economic Journal: Microeconomics by BECCLEs Tommy Staahl Gabrielsen and Bjørn Olav Johansen on the economics of RPM. Citation: Gabrielsen, Tommy Staahl and Bjørn Olav Johansen: ‘Resale price maintenance with secret contracts and retail service externalities’, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 9(1), pp. 63-87.
Bergen Center for Competition Law and Economics (BECCLE) is pleased to announce the 3rd annual conference on competition policy on the 27th and 28th of April in Bergen, Norway. The conference will combine sessions with invited speakers and presentations and discussions of original research papers in the fields of competition law and economics. Date: 27 […]
BECCLEs Teis Lunde Lømo disputerer torsdag 12.01.2017 for ph.d.-graden ved Universitetet i Bergen med avhandlingen «Vertical contracting with externalities: three essays in industrial organization». Bedrifter handler med hverandre gjennom avanserte kontrakter – gjerne kalt vertikale bindinger. Et eksempel er avtalene mellom leverandører og forhandlere i det norske dagligvaremarkedet – si mellom Orkla og Rema. Vertikale […]