CONFERENCE - NEW FRONTIERS OF ANTITRUST - 15TH FEBRUARY 2010 - ROUND TABLE 2

Behavioural economics: Questioning the foundations of antitrust? (New Frontiers of Antitrust Conference - 15th February 2010 - Panel II)

Behavioural economics: Questioning the foundations of antitrust?Introduction Frédéric JENNY President, OECD Competition Committee President of the International board of the Review Concurrences Professor, Co-Director of the Centre Européen de Droit et d'Economie, ESSEC, Paris 1. Ladies and gentlemen, it gives me great pleasure to chair this session on behavioural economics and antitrust enforcement. This is a little known topic which deserves further consideration. As you will notice, all of our speakers are English speakers. This does not reflect a bias on my part. I sought but could not find a French economist knowledgeable in business economics. 2. Behavioural economics is the area of economic analysis which focuses on ways in which economic agents depart (or might depart) from

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Authors

  • ESSEC Business School (Cergy)
  • Compass Lexecon (Brussels)
  • University College London
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Wollongong
  • Fingleton Associates (London)

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Frédéric Jenny, Jorge Padilla, Mark Armstrong, Allan Fels, Henry Ergas, John Fingleton, Behavioural economics: Questioning the foundations of antitrust? (New Frontiers of Antitrust Conference - 15th February 2010 - Panel II), May 2010, Concurrences N° 2-2010, Art. N° 31038, www.concurrences.com

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