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2014 Antitrust Writing Awards for Best Academic Economics Article
Hart Publishing is pleased to announce that Simon Bishop has been awarded the 2014 Antitrust Writing Awards for Best Academic Economics Article for his article "Snake-Oil with Mathematics is Still Snakeoil: Why Recent Trends in the Application of So-Called "Sophisticated" Economics is Hindering Good Competition Policy Enforcement". This article appeared in the European Competition Journal, Volume 9, Number 1, May 2013 , pp. 67-77(11).
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The European Competition Journal publishes outstanding scholarly articles relating to European competition law and economics. Its mission is to help foster learning and debate about how European competition law and policy can continue to develop in an economically rational way. Articles published in the Journal are subject to rigorous peer review by leading experts from around Europe. Topics include:

  • Vertical and Conglomerate Mergers
  • Enlargement of the Union - the ramifications for Competition Policy
  • Unilateral and Coordinated Effects in Merger Control
  • Modernisation of European Competition law
  • Cartels and Leniency
  • Article 82- restatement or evolution?

    The Journal is published three times a year. Each issue contains four to five scholarly articles of 8-10,000 words. Each volume contains at least one Current Developments Section covering Member States.

    Prospective authors should refer to the Notes for Contributors page for full details.

    'A valuable forum for practitioners and academics in the field of European competition law and economics, and a rare opportunity to view competition policy from a holistic perspective.'
    Philip Lowe, Formerly Directorate General for Competition, European Commission

    'The European Competition Journal is valuable and important because it brings together law and economics, as is now essential, with practical and detailed papers on a wide variety of subjects.'
    John Temple Lang, Cleary Gottlieb Steen and Hamilton LLP

    'The quality is consistently high, managing to ground economic policy discussion in the specifics of current EC doctrine.'
    Josh Holmes, World Competition

    Please click here for the latest publication dates for each of our Journals.
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