Presentation "Challenges for competition policy in a digitalised economy"
Brussels, 15 July 2015 : in-depth analysis
The study presented in this event describes the challenges for competition policy in relation to the digital economy. It explores the specific characteristics of digital economy markets and how these characteristics impact competition policy. The study focusses on competition policy and its instruments such as anti-trust laws, merger regulation, sector specific regulation and State aid. Neighbouring policy fields such as copyright and data protection are outlined where important. This presentation was prepared by Policy Department A at the request of the Committee on Economic and Monetary... Affairs.
- Corporate author(s): Directorate-General for Internal Policies of the Union (European Parliament) Themes: Competition policy, Information technology and telecommunications
- Subject: anti-trust legislation, competition policy, copyright, data protection, digital technology, impact of information technology, merger, State aid