Antitrust Chronicle – Cartels & Concerted Practices: From A to Z

This month, the Antitrust Chronicle brings you a special edition on Cartels & Concerted Practices, from A to Z. Articles in this month?s AC feature discussions on issues related to hybrid settlement cases in the European Union, price signaling, private damages in different jurisdictions and the impact, so far, of the Yates Memorandum on the […]

GlobalEcon北京代表处开业,扩增中国团队

GlobalEcon北京代表处开业,扩增中国团队

2016年6月1日 应业务增长的需求,全球经济咨询集团已在北京开立办公室,并扩增了其大中华区业务团队。新办公室由GlobalEcon执行董事张艳华博士领衔,位于北京CBD中心区域。GlobalEcon同时宣布,中国领先的反垄断经济学家之一龚炯教授已作为董事加盟GlobalEcon。此外,曾任职数家国际律师事务所驻中国经济学家的杨静女士作为高级经理加入GlobalEcon,为大中华区团队提供支持。 GlobalEcon在中国竞争政策案例中发挥了领先作用。张博士以及GlobalEcon主席大卫·埃文斯,在最高人民法院裁决的第一宗反垄断案件中为腾讯公司担任经济专家,并参与了许多其他重要的机构调查、合并和私人诉讼。龚教授在加入GlobalEcon之前,为私人诉讼和领域的经济专家。 新的北京办公室延续了GlobalEcon的全球扩张战略,为重要的反垄断和规制事务提供经济分析。除了北京办公室,GlobalEcon在墨西哥市、圣保罗、马德里以及美国的芝加哥、波士顿和纽约都有分支机构,提供杰出的经济分析服务。自2011年成立以来,GlobalEcon的反垄断和规制经济学家在中国、新加坡、韩国、拉丁美洲的墨西哥和其他国家、欧盟、以及美国的许多重大案件中提供政策咨询和专家意见。 GlobalEcon主席大卫·埃文斯指出,“新北京办公室聘请的都是中国员工,这表明公司致力于帮助推进中国反垄断经济分析的健全发展以及2008年《反垄断法》的实施。中国有经验非常丰富的经济学家,他们已经掌握了反垄断的工具。我们希望能为中国的案件以及国际性的案件提供专家智囊。” 龚博士是中国反垄断领域的知名专家。他于美国德克萨斯大学奥斯汀总校获得经济学博士学位,现为对外经济贸易大学经济学教授。龚博士在反垄断及竞争政策领域有着丰富的经验,并为商务部和世界银行就相关事务提供专家意见。 杨静于北京大学获得经济学硕士学位。她专长于经济分析、行业分析、市场研究、竞争分析和并购分析,曾任职知名国际律师事务所的经济学家多年。除了我们在北京的专家,我们的全球专家团队也将致力于为客户提供多语言的、量身定制的服务。 张博士自GlobalEcon成立以来一直领导公司的大中华区业务,在大中华区、美国和欧盟都曾就各种竞争事务提供专家意见。她为中国最高人民法院、广东省高级人民法院、国家发展改革委员会和商务部反垄断局提交相关的专家报告。张博士是中国人民大学MRLC高级研究员,她于法国图卢兹经济学院获得经济学博士学位,并于北京大学获得经济学学士学位。 GlobalEcon主席大卫·埃文斯博士的著作《平台经济学:多边平台产业论文集》中文版最近由经济科学出版社出版,并收入东南大学经济学前沿系列丛书。该书汇集了埃文斯博士近十年来关于多边平台的研究成果,既包含对多边平台产业的经济学理论分析,又审视了多变市场反垄断中的经济学问题。该书还囊括了对现今网络经济和软件平台中的多边市场分析,以深入浅出的分析和鲜活的案例,解读多变平台市场的发展历程和商业策略。   关于全球经济咨询集团 全球经济咨询集团(GlobalEcon)把世界一流的思想领袖、经验丰富的在世界范围内向法庭和监管机构提供证言的专家、实务经验丰富的前行业高管、以及包括计量经济学家和金融经济学家在内的各学科人员汇集在一起。 我们的宗旨是在全世界范围为复杂的法律、法规和政策事务提供独立、严谨的经济分析。 我们的专家为过去二十五年间最重大的部分法律法规事务提供建议,并为许多领先的企业和政府机构提供咨询意见。 我们在美国芝加哥、纽约和波士顿设有办事处,并通过我们的全球合作机构网络为全球的客户服务。   如需更多信息,请访问www.globaleconomicsgroup.com。

GlobalEcon opens in Beijing, expands team.

GlobalEcon opens in Beijing, expands team.

June 1st, 2016 Global Economics Group has opened an office in Beijing, and expanded its Greater China team, in response to growing demand for its services.  The new office is headed by GlobalEcon Managing Director Dr. Vanessa Yanhua Zhang and is centrally located at CBD.  GlobalEcon has also announced that Professor John Jiong Gong, one […]

Mobile Advertising: Economics, Evolution and Policy

Mobile Advertising: Economics, Evolution and Policy

Posted by Social Science Research Network Mobile Advertising: Economics, Evolution and Policy David S. Evans (Global Economics Group; University of Chicago Law School; University College London) Abstract:      Consumers have shifted their consumption of online content dramatically from websites that they browse from a personal computer to apps that they use on mobile devices. Marketers […]

‘Student’ Athletes Revisited

Posted by Social Science Research Network ‘Student’ Athletes Revisited By Erik M. Jensen (CWRU School of Law) Abstract:      This essay considers a couple of developments in 2014 that dealt, directly or indirectly, with taxation issues affecting college athletics: (1) a decision by a federal district judge, in O’Bannon v. NCAA, that the antitrust laws […]

CPI Blog o’ Blogs May2016

CPI Blog o’ Blogs May2016

A busy month of April and early May brings a mixture of past troubles and future initiatives for which the Antitrust world must prepare for, with privacy, domination and market definition concerns dominating the spring. A “Quick Look” for Per Se Illegal Conduct Last week I attended at the ABA Antitrust Spring meeting, which is […]

Deutsche Bank PM Settlement Might Only Be The Start – Expert Witness

Deutsche Bank PM Settlement Might Only Be The Start – Expert Witness

Posted by Kitco News Deutsche Bank PM Settlement Might Only Be The Start – Expert Witness Deutsche Bank AG’s, decision to settle U.S. lawsuits of conspiring to manipulate the gold and silver market could create a domino effect, leading to other banks coming forward, this according to one expert witness. In an email statement to Kitco […]

Navigating the New Matchmaker Economy Singapore Luncheon

Navigating the New Matchmaker Economy April 26 12:30-2:00pm Raffles Hotel 1 Beach Rd, Singapore Keynote Speaker David S. Evans Co-Author of Matchmakers: The New Economics of Multisided Platforms Harvard Business Review Press, May 2016 PANEL ON BUSINESS AND POLICY ISSUES William Kelly Uber Mr. Tolan Steele Visa Donny Soh Qlipp Daniel O´Connor CCIA John Fingleton […]

Comment: Time to reform deficient market structures

Posted by Financial Times Comment: Time to reform deficient market structures Rosa M. Abrantes-Metz (Managing Director, Global Economics Group) Regulators around the world have been investigating the manipulation of financial benchmarks for years now. While they will continue, we should also ask what can be done to deter and detech such conduct. It all started with […]

CPI needs a desk manager

CPI needs a desk manager

Desk Manager JOB DESCRIPTION: Minimum requirements: Minimum 2 years in an business role Proofreading skills Research oriented tasks Sound decision making skills Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work independently Proficiency with MS Office and QuickBooks. Organized, high energy, take-charge person Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing Knowledgable in Social Media Ability to increase […]