Mexican Competition Authority (Mexico City)

Alejandra Palacios Prieto

Mexican Competition Authority (Mexico City)

Alejandra Palacios Prieto took office as chairwoman of the Board of Commissioners of the Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission in September 2013 for a four-year term ending in September 2017. Her mandate was renewed for a second four-year term which ended on September 9, 2021. Ms Palacios holds a master’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM). She also holds a master’s degree in public administration and public policy from the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas. Prior to her appointment at the COFECE, Ms Palacios was director of good governance projects at the Mexican Institute for Competitiveness, a Mexican public policy think tank, where she was responsible for research projects in the economic regulation, public procurement and telecommunication areas, among others. She also served as a consultant for the former Federal Telecommunications Commission and the Mexican Institute for Social Security, mainly focused on carrying out research and evaluation projects derived from collaboration agreements among these institutions and the OECD. She has been a lecturer and academic coordinator in the economics department at the ITAM.

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Global Dictionary of Competition Law

The Global Dictionary of Competition Law is a dictionary dedicated to competition law worldwide, edited by Professors Deborah Healey (University of New South Wales), Bill Kovacic (George (...)

Date 1 January 1900
Author(s): Deborah Healey, William Kovacic, Pablo Trevisán, Richard Whish (eds.)
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