Restructuring competition policy: what is the best institutional model?

29 September 2011, 6.30pm
Institute of Directors, Pall Mall, London

The IEA is pleased to announce the 2011 Beesley Lectures

Speaker: Peter Freeman CBE QC, Former Chairman, Competition Commission
Chair and Respondent: Catherine Waddams, Founding Director, ESRC Centre for Competition Policy, University of East Anglia

Different options for a reformed competition policy framework in the UK are currently being consulted on, as the existing system is called into question. This lecture will examine the drawbacks of the current two-body system and discuss how a single body approach would work.                                                                                               

The Beesley Lectures are a series of eight annual lectures covering regulated industries in the UK. Now in their twentieth year, the lectures are held in memory of Profess