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Centre for Law, Economics and Society (CLES) report on Bayer-Monsanto quoted in The Economic Times

16 March 2018

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The Centre for Law, Economics and Society (CLES) report about urging the European Commission to block the Bayer-Monsanto merger has been quoted in The Economic Times.

The report was authored by Professor Ioannis Lianos, Professor of Global Competition Law and Public Policy at UCL Faculty of Laws.

‘The Competition Commission of India (CCI) is currently examining the Indian leg of the mega merger between Bayer and Monsanto. The proposed acquisition of Monsanto’s entire shareholding by Bayer globally, which brings together two global giants in the seeds and agro-chemical markets, is drawing attention of economists, lawyers and agricultural scientists globally …’

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Professor Ioannis Lianos featured in various legal outlets on the Bayer-Monsanto merger