2 Growing Importance of Competition Law
and Policy in Asia-Pacific. Increasing competition law and policy regimes in
Asia-Pacific. Resources of Competition Authorities in the Region. Advocating
for Competition. Competition enforcement in Asia-Pacific. Cartels and
anti-competitive agreements. Unilateral conduct. Sanctions. The role for
international co-operation in the rapid growth in competition activity. Conclusion.
3 Merger control in Asia-Pacific. Merger regimes in the region. Merger notification
approaches. Merger Procedures. Merger activity. Conclusion. Use of economics in
merger review in Asia-Pacific. 4 Economics in competition. Economics as an
analytical tool for competition cases. Economics in competition in Asia-Pacific.
Application of economic analysis in competition enforcement. Embedding
economics in the institutional design of an authority. Conclusion. 5 Impact of
COVID-19. Economic impact of COVID-19 and government restrictions. The role of
competition law and policy in the road to recovery in Asia-Pacific. Conclusion