Title:Preference heterogeneity and equilibrium institutions: The case of European competition policy Author(s):KARAGIANNIS, YannisDate:2007Citation:
- Florence, European University Institute, 2007
Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of Political and Social SciencesAbstract:One characteristic of European competition policy is its complex governance structure. On the one hand, the European competition regulator has always enjoyed a high degree of formal autonomy from national governments. On ...
Title:Article 81 : putting public policy in its place Author(s):TOWNLEY, ChristopherDate:2005Citation:
- Florence : European University Institute, 2005
Type:ThesisSeries/Number:EUI PhD theses; Department of LawAbstract:This dissertation discusses the role of public policy in Article 81 of the EC Treaty. The Commission, and recently the Court of First Instance have said that the sole objective of Article 81 EC is consumer welfare. Many ...