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Competition law is often perceived as a stable discipline. In fact, one is often reminded that competition law must be based on economic considerations and reject external social, or political objectives. This paper argues that this appealing view – which embodies a sense of purity – is merely an illusion. It ignores the ‘sponge-like’ characteristics of the law – its susceptibility to national peculiarities originating in its design and evident in its application and its exposure to intellect...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/jaenfo/jnw011

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Law
Sub department:
Law Faculty
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Antitrust Enforcement Journal website
Volume:
5
Issue:
1
Pages:
49-75
Publication date:
2016-09-28
Acceptance date:
2016-08-31
DOI:
EISSN:
2050-0696
ISSN:
2050-0688
Source identifiers:
645716
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Pubs id:
pubs:645716
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uuid:d0d1542c-7b76-411b-8eff-c7a017875973
Local pid:
pubs:645716
Deposit date:
2016-09-20

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