Guiding Principles in Setting Cartel Sanctions
Concurrences No 3-2019
16 Pages Posted: 6 Jan 2021
Date Written: September 1, 2019
We discuss various theoretical and empirical hurdles that antitrust authorities and courts must overcome to determine appropriate cartel sanctions, namely regarding the probability of detection, cartel dynamics, cartel duration, and cartel overcharge.
Keywords: Cartels, Fines, Competition Policy, Antitrust
JEL Classification: K21, K42, L22, L40
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