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PhD Award to Malgorzata Cyndecka

BECCLE’s Malgorzata Agnieszka Cyndecka, postdoctoral fellow at the Faculty of Law, UoB, has received the news that she has been awarded the prestigious European State Aid Quarterly’s award for best PhD dissertation since 2012 within the field of state aid. Malgorzata has very newly received the news that she was awarded the prestigious award. There […]


The 2nd annual BECCLE Competition Policy Conference is streaming live

We’re proud to announce that we are streaming our 2nd annual Competition Policy Conference live. We will stream both the keynote addresses and the invited sessions on health care, verticals and enforcement. The recordings will also be available online after the conference. Follow the 2016 Competition Policy Conference here… See the full conference program (pdf) […]


AkademiaAvtalen post-doctoral scholarship awarded to BECCLE’s Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui

  • 02, 26, 2016
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BECCLE’s Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui has been granted 2,5 million kroner to carry out a personal post-doctoral project regarding Competition and Public Procurement Law regulation of energy markets The Steering Committee of the AkademiaAvtalen, has awarded BECCLE’s Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui 2,5 MNOK for the financing of his 4 year post-doctoral project “Regulating energy markets, a perspective […]


Vacancy – PhD position in Economics

At the Centre for Cancer Biomarkers (CCBIO), a Centre of Excellence at the University of Bergen, there is a vacant position for a PhD position in economics. The position is for a fixed-term period of 3 years, and is financed by the Research Council of Norway and the University of Bergen. The PhD candidate will […]


BECCLE får fem nye år

Senter for konkurransepolitikk (BECCLE) fekk løyving frå Universitetsstyret i Bergen til å halde fram til 2020. Den forlenga samarbeidsavtalen mellom NHH og UiB sikrar at institusjonane framleis har spisskompetanse på forsking og utdanning innan konkuransepolitikk. Dagleg leiar for BECCLE, professor Tommy S. Gabrielsen, er svært nøgd med tildelinga. – Vi er sjølvsagt glade for denne […]


Lars Sørgard utnevnt som ny konkurransedirektør

Vi gratulerer Lars med utnevningen som ny konkurransedirektør. Konkurransetilsynet har fått en høyst kompetent leder med lang erfaring fra konkurransepolitikk både fra et faglig og praktisk perspektiv. Lars var en av initiativtakerne til opprettelsen av BECCLE, og han var inntil nylig en del av ledergruppen vår. En sentral målsetting med opprettelsen av BECCLE var å […]


Professor Carol Propper confirmed for the 2016 BECCLE CP Conference

  • 01, 17, 2016
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Professor Carol Propper of Imperial College Business School, London, has been confirmed for the 2015 BECCLE Competition Policy Conference. Propper will present in the invited session on Competition Policy in health care. >> Read more about the conference here… Carol is a Professor of Economics at Imperial College Business School in the Organisation & Management […]


Best master thesis in competition economics

BECCLE’s Håvard Mork Sandvik was awarded the Norwegian Competition Auhtority’s price for best master thesis in competition economics 2015 with the thesis “Eksklusivitetsavtaler og investering” In his thesis, written in Norwegian, Sandvik analyses whether exclusivity agreements may stimulate investments and innovation. Read more at the competition authority’s website… Sandvik’s award was the second time a […]


New publication by BECCLE’s Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui: “Competition law through an Ordoliberal Lens”

  • 12, 04, 2015
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BECCLE’s Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui has recently publish the article ‘Competition law through an Ordoliberal Lens’, dealing with the Ordoliberalism as a competition policy has been published in the last issue of the Oslo Law Review. The paper is available at the Oslo Law Review’s website…   Abstract: Ordoliberalism is a German school of economic thought […]


KOFA’s Annual Public Procurement Conference

The Annual Public Procurement Conference organized by the Norwegian Complaints Board (“KOFA”) was held in Bergen 13 October 2015. Every year, specialists from all over Norway (and abroad) gather in this forum to discuss the latest developments in Norwegian public procurement practice, listen and evaluate the activities carried out by KOFA and discuss relevant topics […]