Anestis S. Papadopoulos, "The International Dimension of EU Competition Law and Policy"
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | ISBN: 0521196469 | edition 2010 | PDF | 362 pages | 3.1 mb
Modern competition law was first employed by countries over one hundred years ago in order to address issues relating to restrictions of trade at the national level. Recent international economic integration has weakened the distinction between the domestic and the international in several fields of economic activity, and consequently the laws which regulate such activity, competition law included. Several attempts to address the paradox of adopting national competition rules to address international issues have been made at the international, regional and (lately) bilateral levels.