The Acquisition of Endesa by Gas Natural: Why the Antitrust Authorities Are Right to Be Cautious

In the electricity sector the use of merger remedies is a risky game to play. To protect consumers, economics suggests that merger controls be more cautious and stringent than in other sectors. It is better to risk being wrong in prohibiting a merger or imposing severe procompetitive remedies than t...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic details
Volume: 19
Main Author: Barquin, Julian
Bergman, Lars
Crampes, Claude
Glachant, Jean-Michel
Green, Richard
Von Hirschhausen, Christian
Lévêque, François
Stoft, Steven
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: United States Elsevier Inc 2006
Elsevier
Elsevier B.V
published in: The Electricity journal Vol. 19; no. 2; pp. 62 - 68
Data of publication: 2006
ISSN: 1040-6190
1873-6874
EISSN: 1873-6874
Discipline: Economics
Engineering
Business
Series: The Electricity Journal
Subjects:
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: RePEc
RePEc IDEAS
CrossRef
Academic OneFile (A&I only)
OSTI.GOV
Database information Databases - DBIS