EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

The 2008 EC Sector Inquiry Regarding Pharmaceuticals: What Does It Mean from a Research-Based Company Perspective?

Kent Bernard

Antitrust Chronicle, 2008, vol. 11

Abstract: A sector inquiry is never pleasant for the sector involved. It is much like going to the dentist for a checkup. The best possible result is that after all is said and done, nothing was wrong and life can go on. Well, this checkup began with a bang. On January 16, 2008, the European Commission launched a sector inquiry by staging a series of dawn raids on a number of pharmaceutical companies, with no suggestion of specific wrongdoing. The expressed reasons for the inquiry are puzzling.

Date: 2008
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://www.competitionpolicyinternational.com/the- ... -company-perspective (application/pdf)
Requires login and subscription

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:cpi:atchrn:11.1.2008:i=5161

Access Statistics for this article

More articles in Antitrust Chronicle from Competition Policy International
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Lindsay McSweeney (). This e-mail address is bad, please contact .

 
Page updated 2019-05-20
Handle: RePEc:cpi:atchrn:11.1.2008:i=5161