Journals Higher Education



30 November 2009

480 Pages

ISBN: 9780199571819

Bookseller Code (06)

Law and Economics in European Merger Control

Ulrich Schwalbe and Daniel Zimmer

  • Provides a thorough introduction to the economic theory behind merger control, invaluable to lawyers without a full economic background
  • Offers an exhaustive analysis of the application of economics in merger regulation, critiquing the current state of the law against its economic ends
  • Sets out a full account of the European Commission's search for a 'more economic approach' to merger control, a central feature in current competition policy