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Disqualification orders for directors involved in cartels

Andreas Stephan, ESRC Centre for Competition Policy (CCP) Working Paper No. 11-8; Forthcoming Journal of European Competition Law & Practice.
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This paper examines the importance of director disqualification to effective cartel enforcement. It reviews Competition Disqualification Orders in the UK, sets out the justification for such orders and considers their main shortcomings. The paper then asks whether they would be a recommended practice for the European Commission.

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