Blockchain and Antitrust Law

LINK TO DOWNLOAD THE ARTICLE Dear Friends, We often hear that the end is near, that we’re all going to die (Keynes / Steven Spielberg’s movie) and that technology (especially robots) is leading us to our end. But what if that were to be true, at least as far as competition law is concerned? Last Friday, I […]

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NEW antitrust conversations with Nobel laureates

Dear readers, Remember last summer March when I published conversations on antitrust/competition law that I’d had with three Nobel laureates… well, I do it again! I’ve questioned three other Nobel laureates – Michael Spence, Alvin Roth, and Robert Aumann – on some « hot topics » covering antitrust law, including merger control, cartels, the politicization of the law, behavioral economics, monopolization on […]

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The Very Best of The Antitrust Religion

Here is the first article of a new series on Concurrentialiste Review in which I summarize books on antitrust law – not by writing an analysis myself, but by taking the “best” extracts from them. That way, you save time and I’m happy, everybody’s a winner! I start with Edwin Rockefeller’s The Antitrust Religion (2007). The author […]

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Thibault Schrepel wins the « Academic Excellence Award »

Thibault Schrepel, founder of the Revue Concurrentialiste and Research Associate at the University Paris 1 (Panthéon-Sorbonne), has won the « Academic Excellence Award » last week which rewards « an academic competition specialist who has made an outstanding contribution to competition policy in 2017 ». What an amazing news! Congratulations!! ***** Academic Excellence Award winners: 2018: Thibault Schrepel (Paris 1 […]

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Three antitrust conversations with Nobel laureates in Economics

I am delighted to introduce three conversations on antitrust law I’ve had very recently with Nobel Prize laureates in Economics: Edward C. Prescott, Angus S. Deaton & Oliver D. Hart. I have interviewed them (and others, to be published in the coming months) to understand how useful their work could be to antitrust law. Given the rigor […]

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GCR Academic Excellence Award: VOTE THIBAULT!

Vote now for the GCR Awards 2018: category « Academic Excellence » Dear readers, It’s a great honor for me, I have just been nominated in the « Academic Excellence Awards » of GCR (along with some of the best academics). One of my articles on « predatory innovation » is quoted by the committee, which makes me very happy because […]

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Concurrentialiste Welcomes a Co-author: John Newman

A New Year I am very pleased to be joining Thibault Schrepel as a co-author of Le Concurrentialiste. Since we are interested in many of the same areas—particularly the intersection of technology, design, and antitrust—I do not foresee L.C.’s subject matter changing much. But we do bring different perspectives, experience, and expertise to the table, […]

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Top 10 most downloaded antitrust articles of 2017

As every year, the Revue Concurrentialiste is pleased to introduce the top 10 of the most downloaded antitrust articles of the year 2017 (as of December 31, 2017). We base this ranking on all English articles published on SSRN for the first time during the year of 2017 (+ December 2016), that are or will be published in […]

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