Jevons Institute for Competition Law and Economics

Jevons Institute for Competition Law and Economics

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Regulation, antitrust and promotion of innovation? Challenges and experiences from communications to payment systems

Thursday 12 March 2015, 18:00 - 19:30 (registration from 17:30)

UCL Laws, Bentham House, WC1H 0EG


  • David Evans, Global Economics Group / UCL
  • Steve Unger, Ofcom
  • Andrea Coscelli, CMA
  • Hannah Nixon, Payment Systems Regulator
  • John Fingleton, Fingleton Associates


  • Antonio Bavasso, UCL / Allen & Overy LLP

Accreditation: This event is accredited with 1.5 CPD hours by the SRA and BSB

About the talk

This panel discussion with some of the leading experts and regulators in this this area will explore the theme of innovation in regulatory regimes and competition enforcement in sectors that are affected by a range of new business models. The panel will discuss the international experience and compares lessons learned across different sectors from communications to payments.

It will consider the possible benefits and harms posed by different types of innovation (unilateral, collaborative, "permissionless" innovation) and the challenges that regulators, market players and their advisers face in this area.

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Further details about this event, including speaker biographies and the registration form, can be found on the UCL Laws Events website.

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