Parallel Session

New theories of harm in merger control and relevant economic tools

Thursday 28th September h. 17:15-18:00 (CET)
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Over the past few years, competition authorities have started exploring new theories of harm in the context of merger control: killer acquisitions, weakening of non-price competition, effects on innovation. With new theories of harm, comes the requirement for new economic tools to verify them, but where do we stand in this respect?


Salvatore Nava
Partner, Lear


Carolina Abate
Competition Expert, OECD Competition Division

Kristina Barbov
Director of UK Competition & Regulatory Law, Microsoft

Micaela Arias Domecq
Special Advisor, The Spanish National Markets and Competition Commission (CNMC)


Teatro Trastevere
Via Jacopa de’ Settesoli 3, Rome

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