Antitrust and Developing and Emerging Economies

November 1, 2019

November 1, 2019

8:15 am To 5:15 pm

40 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012


    Event Description


    08.00 am

    Registration & Breakfast


    Welcome Remarks

    Trevor MORRISON | Dean, New York University School of Law

    Eleanor FOX | Professor, New York University School of Law


    Keynote Speech

    “Firms, Competition & Market Power in Developing Countries” 

    Pinelopi Koujianou GOLDBERG | Chief Economist, The World Bank Group, Washington, DC | Elihu Professor of Economics, Yale University


    Rooting out Cartels and Corruption: Where are the synergies?

    Paula AZEVEDO | Commissioner, Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica, Brasília

    Kevin DAVIS | Professor, New York University School of Law

    Gönenç GÜRKAYNAK | Partner, ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law, Istanbul

    Clara INGEN-HOUSZ | Compliance Counsel, Saint-Gobain, Paris

    David LEWIS | Executive Director, Corruption Watch, Johannesburg

    Moderator: Eleanor FOX | Professor, New York University School of Law


    Coffee Break


    Data, Networks, and Platforms: What effects on economic development?

    Dennis DAVIS | President, Competition Appeal Court of South Africa, Cape Town

    Michal GAL | Professor, University of Haifa

    Ioannis LIANOS | Professor, University College London

    Amy RAY | Partner, Orrick, Washington DC

    Moderator: Harry FIRST | Professor, New York University School of Law




    Mergers and Economic Development: What can developing countries expect?

    George PAUL | Partner, White & Case, Washington DC

    Scott HEMPHILL | Professor, New York University School of Law

    Liberty MNCUBE | Associate Professor of Economics, University of the Witwaterstrand, Johannesburg

    Marcio DE OLIVEIRA JR | Senior Consultant, Charles River Associates, São Paulo

    Moderator: Daniel RUBINFELD | Professor, New York University School of Law


    Coffee Break


    Enforcers’ Roundtable: What’s Under the Radar?

    Arsenio BALISACAN | Chairman, Philippine Competition Commission, Quezon City

    Liberty MNCUBE | Associate Professor of Economics, University of the Witwaterstrand, Johannesburg

    Ricardo RIESCO | Head, Fiscalía Nacional Económica, Santiago

    Randolph TRITELL | Director, Office of International Affairs, US Federal Trade Commission, Washington DC

    Pablo TREVISÁN | Commissioner, Comisión Nacional de Defensa de la Competencia, Buenos Aires

    Moderator: Frédéric JENNY | Chairman, OECD Competition Committee, Paris


    Closing Wrap-up: New York Minute

    Eleanor FOX Professor, New York University School of Law

    Harry FIRST Professor, New York University School of Law


    Charles River Associates

    ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law



    White & Case

    Media Sponsors


    Conference attendees will receive complimentary 48-hour access to Concurrences+ subscription.


    Concurrences Review + NYU School of Law

    About the Organizers

    The increasing number of competition regimes worldwide gives rise to new challenges for the antitrust enforcement on the global stage. This conference delves into the issues raised by the implementation and enforcement of antitrust rules in developing countries and offers the opportunity to discuss the hottest topics with some of the most prominent antitrust academics, enforcers, and practitioners. All registrations include continental breakfast, coffee, lunch and a cocktail mixer. Payment must be received prior to the conference. There will be no refund after September 26, 2018. Cancellations must be received in writing; cancellation received in writing up to 30 days before the conference will receive a refund less 15%. Substitutes delegates are welcome at any time. Photos will be taken at the event; attendees agree for the organizer to use these photos unless otherwise required in writing. CLE Information: TBA Panel sponsors are Charles River Associates, ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law, Qualcomm and White & Case.

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