Etienne Pfister

French Competition Authority (Paris)
Economist (Case officer)

Etienne Pfister holds a Ph. D. in Economics from the University of Paris I. He joined the Autorité de la concurrence in 2007, as a member of the economic service. Prior to that, he was an assistant professor in Economics at the University of Nancy, where he was teaching and conducting research in the economics of innovation, intellectual property and industrial organization.

Linked authors

MAPP (Paris)
Fréget (Paris)
Sciences Po Paris
French Competition Authority (Paris)
Ashurst (Paris)
CNRS/Ecole polytechnique
INRA
Commission d’examen des pratiques commerciales (CEPC)

Articles

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Andreas Bardong, Céline Gauer, David Bosco, Etienne Pfister, Katrin Schallenberg, Oliver Bretz, Simon Genevaz, Tad Lipsky Market tests in antitrust and merger control proceedings

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Nowadays, commitments decisions of the competition authorities are, most of the time, preceded by a consultation of third parties. These "market tests" have become a central step of the antitrust procedure and merger control. The authors of this Tendances present their experience in using this (...)

David Spector, Etienne Pfister, Joseph Vogel Distribution networks and competition law

2001

Paradoxically, competition law today is frequently used more as a weapon of defence than to challenge networks, and notably against certain rules of national law. When relied on as a means of challenging networks, competition law is mainly used either to circumvent the networks, or to gain (...)

Catherine Vautrin, Claire Chambolle, Clémence Christin, Etienne Pfister, Marie-Laure Allain, Michaël Cousin, Serge Papin, Thierry Dahan New aspects of grocery retail sector regulation

1980

Both aspects of the grocery retail sector regulation, i.e. the rules on unfair behaviours and those governing the market structures have evolved in different ways since 2005. Further to the Competition Authority’s opinion of 17 December 2010 discussions moved toward the relevance of more (...)

David Spector, Etienne Pfister, Olivier Fréget Predatory strategies

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This set of three papers is derived from the training session on the predatory strategies organised by Concurrences Review that has held on 5th July 2010 in Paris. The first paper is a short introduction of the Economist Etienne Pfister presenting the preemptive strategies and how these (...)

Etienne Pfister Buying power and competition policy

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La puissance d’achat a fait l’objet ces dernières années de nombreux rapports et forums en droit de la concurrence. Dans le cas français, elle est sans doute appelée à jouer un rôle accru dans le jeu concurrentiel en vertu des réformes récentes de la réglementation de la distribution de détail. Cet (...)

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