Tina Søreide is Director General of the Norwegian Competition Authority since February 2022. She is a Professor of Law and Economics at the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law. Her research is focused on corruption, governance, markets and development, currently with an emphasis on law enforcement. Tina has been engaged in policy work internationally, including for the OECD, the EU, the World Bank, development agencies and governments. Her publications include Corruption and Criminal Justice: Bridging Legal and Economic Perspectives (Edw. Elgar, 2016).
This article addresses how the rules intended to protect consumers and taxpayers from economic crime, namely leniency and cartel settlements in competition law, criminal sanctions and debarment of suppliers from participation in public tenders for bribery, work together. While the economic (...)