Research on cartels focuses on the various interactions between mechanisms for detection, design of sanctions and the behaviour of cartel members.
Potentially Anti-Competitive Agreements
Agreements covered in this research include Resale Price Management, most favoured nation clauses, exclusive dealing and rebates.
Mergers and Market Investigations
Research is focused on objectives of interventions, the theories of harm and the proper design and evaluation of remedies.
Digital and Information Industries
The focus is on a number of new markets created by the digital economy, such as Aps; new structures, such as internet platforms to deliver these to the consumer; and new needs for regulations.
Health Care and the Pharmaceutical Industry
The research is aimed at understanding and evaluating the increased introduction of competition into healthcare. A particular focus is the pharmaceutical market and recent cases relating to pay-for-delay and early entry agreements.
Energy and Environment