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The European Commission versus Microsoft: Competition Policy in High-Tech Industries


The antitrust cases against Microsoft in the United States and Europe have been the most high profile implementation of competition law in the last 20 years. Christos Genakos, Kai Uwe Kühn and John Van Reenen look at the key economic issues, notably what they imply for the conduct of competition policy in high-tech industries dominated by rapid innovation.


Christos Genakos, Kai Uwe Kühn and John Van Reenen

June 2007     Paper Number CEPCP223

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