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Eleanor M. Fox

New York University, NYU School of Law (New York)
Professor of Law

Eleanor M. Fox is the Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation at New York University School of Law. Before joining the faculty of NYU Law School, Fox was a partner at the New York law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett. She has served as a member of the International Competition Policy Advisory Committee to the Attorney General of the U.S. Department of Justice (1997-2000) (President Clinton) and as a Commissioner on President Carter’s National Commission for the Review of Antitrust Laws and Procedures (1978-79). She has advised numerous younger antitrust jurisdictions, including South Africa, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, The Gambia, Indonesia, Russia, Poland and Hungary, and the common market COMESA. Fox received an honorary doctorate degree from the University of Paris-Dauphine (2009). She was awarded an inaugural Lifetime Achievement award in 2011 by the Global Competition Review for "substantial, lasting and transformational impact on competition policy and/or practice" and lifetime, inaugural or other achievement awards from ASCOLA, AALS Antitrust Section, New York State Bar Antitrust Association, and the American Antitrust Institute. Her books include MAKING MARKETS WORK FOR AFRICA with Mor Bakhoum (Oxford 2019), EU Competition Law casebook with Damien Gerard (Elgar 2017), GLOBAL ISSUES IN ANTITRUST AND COMPETITION LAW with Dan Crane (2d ed. West 2017), Readings on developing countries and competition with Abel Mateus (Elgar 2011), and the new 4th edition of U.S. ANTITRUST LAW IN COMPARATIVE CONTEXT, with Daniel Crane (West 2020).


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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (Paris)
French Competition Authority (Paris)
Brussels School of Competition (BSC)
French General Inspectorate of Finance (Paris)
University of Michigan
Columbia University (New York)
Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Munich)
ESSEC Business School (Cergy)


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Paula Farani de Azevedo Silveira, Paula de Andrade Baqueiro, Mor Bakhoum, Arsenio M. Balisacan, Luis Guilherme Ahlo Batista, Laurie Binge, Kevin Davis, Eleanor M. Fox, Gönenç Gürkaynak, Timothy T. Hughes, Helen Kean, Liberty Mncube, Marcio De Oliveira Jr, Leni Papa, George L. Paul, Daniel Rubinfeld, Pablo Trevisán Competition law and developing countries: Overarching themes from Africa, cartels and corruption, and mergers


In this edition we present an overarching view of competition law and developing countries, then pick up themes, such as cartels, corruption and mergers, from the “Antitrust and developing and emerging economies” annual Concurrences review Conference held on November 1st, 2019, at the New York (...)

Eleanor M. Fox Antitrust and the clash of sovereigns - Bringing under one roof: Extraterritoriality, industrial policy, foreign sovereign compulsion, and (bad) applications of law against “my country’s” firms


Article to be published in Douglas Ginsburg Liber Amicorum, N. Charbit and al. (eds.), Concurrences, 2020. When sovereign conflicts arise in the course of antitrust litigation, the traditional response is to retreat to “comity.” This article challenges the traditional response. It argues that we (...)

Eleanor M. Fox An antitrust fable - A tale of predation


Once upon a time there was a little entrepreneur walking in the forest with a bag of new inventions-designed-to-shake-up-the-world. Along the way he met Big Bad Wolf, who was dressed in sheep’s wool. "Where are you going, Little Entrepreneur?" asked Big Bad Wolf. "I am going to Invention’s (...)


Price 230€00 Albert A. Foer Liber Amicorum

At a time of reckoning for the future of antitrust, this Liber Amicorum brings together a diverse collection of today’s leading thinkers to pay tribute to Albert Allen (Bert) Foer, founder of the (...)

Date 14 October 2020
Author(s): Nicolas Charbit, Sonia Ahmad (Editors)
Price 230€00
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Price 215€00 Wang Xiaoye Liber Amicorum

Without Professor Xiaoye Wang, Chinese competition law would not be in the shape it is today. Perhaps the key competition statute – the Anti-Monopoly Law (AML) – would not even have been enacted (...)

Date 20 November 2019
Author(s): Adrian Emch, Wendy Ng (Editors)
Price 215€00
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Price 230€00 Frédéric Jenny Liber Amicorum

Dr. Frédéric Jenny is the Renaissance man of competition policy. As an economist, scholar, judge and enforcer, he has helped transform the landscape of global competition enforcement. In the first (...)

Date 1 January 2019
Author(s): Nicolas Charbit, Sonia Ahmad (Editors)
Price 230€00
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Price 45€00 A quoi sert la concurrence ?

See the "avant-propos" of Laurence Idot, Frédéric Jenny et Nicolas Charbit the Foreword of Martine Béhar-Touchais The full list of contributors and the Table of Contents 100 contributions for the (...)

Date 30 September 2014
Author(s): Martine Behar-Touchais, Nicolas Charbit, Rafael Amaro
Price 45€00
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