This course will provide students with a comprehensive and in-depth understanding of the basics of China’s Anti-Monopoly Law. Key topics discussed in the course include cartels, abusing dominant positions, merger control, public restriction of competition law and their enforcement. Case study will be a major element for this course. Moreover, the comparative element allows students to know not only Chinese law but also antitrust law in the EU and USA.
Class participation: 20%
Final Exam: 50%
1. Harris et al (2011), Anti-Monopoly Law and Practice in China, Oxford University Press;
2. Jones & Sufrin (2014), EU Competition Law: Text, Cases and Materials, Oxford University Press;
3. Hou (2012), Competition Law and Regulation in the EU Electronic Communications Sector: A comparative legal approach, Wolter Kluwer.