Using Economics in Competition Law

2014

Using Economics in Competition Law

Oxford, UK - £1,700

Complete the booking form to reserve your place on this training course.
For further details take a look at our course brochure.

This course is run in Spring and Autumn.
The spring course will run from 28 April to 29 April.
The autumn course will run from 3 November to 4 November.

'A well organised and highly informative course.'
Slaughter and May

Case studies are used throughout the course to put the theory and techniques into practice.

Highlights include:
  • basic concepts of competition economics
  • cartel damages
  • market definition
  • predatory pricing
  • unilateral effects of a merger
  • and much more...
The course will be led by Dr Helen Jenkins, Managing Director, Dr Gunnar Niels, Director, and James Kavanagh, Managing Consultant

CPD accreditation
Oxera is an affiliate member of CPD certification service. You will receive 13 CPD hours by attending this course.

Suitable for:
  • solicitors;
  • in-house lawyers;
  • regulators and regulated companies;
  • international and UK-based delegates—the course is tailored to the delegates booked on the course.
A message from Course Leader, James Kavanagh
This course always attracts an interesting mix of delegates from different sectors and, as competition is introduced to new sectors, such as health and water, we reflect this in the content of the course. Highlights for this year include more content on antitrust damages and new case studies. Forming a major part of the course, the case studies are run as mock hearings before a panel representing the competition authority. Unlike other training courses, this one is not a matter of sitting and listening to lectures—it is fully interactive and places the tools of competition economics directly into your hands.
James Kavanagh, Managing Consultant and Course Leader

Past delegates
  • BT
  • Channel Island Competition and Regulatory Authority
  • UK Competition Commission
  • Direct Line
  • Gatwick Airport
  • Hogan Lovells
  • UK Office of Fair Trading
  • Ofgem
  • Royal Bank of Scotland Legal
  • Sainsbury’s Supermarkets Ltd
  • Severn Trent
  • SJ Berwin
  • Water Industry Commission for Scotland
Delegate comments

‘Excellent. Provided a really good grounding in competition economics.’

Hausfeld & Co LLP

‘Very interesting mix of delegates. This provided a new perspective on issues.’

Postcomm

‘Excellent overview of the economics of competition law.’

Department for Transport

‘Excellent, good combination: Theory and case study’

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