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The Economics of Antitrust and Regulation in Telecommunications

Edited by Pierre A. Buigues and Patrick Rey ()

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Abstract: Contributing to a convergence of legal and economic approaches, The Economics of Antitrust and Regulation in Telecommunications integrates economic theory into current EU antitrust policy within the sector. The book addresses the role of competition and regulatory policies on a number of key issues in telecommunications, such as market definition, collective dominance, access to networks, and allocation of scarce resources.

Keywords: Economics and Finance; Law - Academic (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D0 L0 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2004
ISBN: 9781843765103
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Chapters in this book:

Ch 1 Introduction Downloads
Mario Monti
Ch 2 The competition policy approach Downloads
Pierre A. Buigues
Ch 3 Economic aspects of the new regulatory regime for electronic communications services Downloads
Martin Cave
Ch 4 Market definition in the telecoms industry Downloads
Jordi Gual
Ch 5 The approach to market definition in the Commission's Guidelines and Recommendation Downloads
Christian Hocepied
Ch 6 Collective dominance and the telecommunications industry Downloads
Patrick Rey
Ch 7 Some thoughts on collective dominance from a lawyer's perspective Downloads
Lambros Papadias
Ch 8 Access to telecommunications networks Downloads
Marcel Canoy, Paul de Bijl and Ron Kemp
Ch 9 The price of access: the unbundling of the local loop in the EU Downloads
Juan Delgado, Jerome Fehrenbach and Robert Klotz
Ch 10 Competition in mobile communications and the allocation of scarce resources: the case of UMTS Downloads
Jorn Kruse
Ch 11 The allocation of scarce resources, spectrum assignment and competition in mobile communications: the case of UMTS Downloads
David Gabathuler and Wolf Sauter
Ch 12 Introduction to the Roundtable on the economics of antitrust and regulation in the telecoms sector Downloads
Philip Lowe
Ch 13 Antitrust or regulation? US public policy in telecommunications markets Downloads
Michael Katz
Ch 14 Telecommunications and competition Downloads
Jean Tirole
Ch 15 Monitoring competition in the telecommunications sector: European Commission Sector Inquiries Downloads
Dessislava Choumelova and Juan Delgado

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