James Harvey

Economic Insight (London)

James Harvey is a Director and co-founder of Economic Insight Limited, a specialist economics consultancy firm based in London. He is a competition economist and has led the economic analysis on numerous European Commission and UK competition cases over the past fifteen years. James also provides extensive board-level advice to regulators and companies on the competition and regulatory issues associated with liberalising markets, as well as being engaged as an expert economist in commercial disputes. James was previously a member of the competition practice at Frontier Economics. James has an MSc in Economics (with distinction) from the University of York. He has published in various journals, including the European Competition Law Review, which he also edits.


1958 Review

Gianni De Stefano, Giovanni Labate, James Harvey, Jeremy Bernard, Laurent Eymard, Marie Blanchard, Nathalie Jalabert-Doury, Salomé Cisnal De Ugarte, William Koeberlé The Coty judgment: Online selective distribution and platform bans


In its Coty Germany c. Parfumerie Akzente decision dated 6 December 2017, the Court of Justice reiterated the conditions of application of Article 101 TFEU to selective distribution agreements based on qualitative criteria. The Court also ruled for the first time on the prohibition to resell (...)

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