Globalisation, the increasing significance of emerging economies, the borderless nature of the growing digital economy, and the proliferation of competition regimes have caused a significant increase in the complexity of cross-border competition law enforcement co-operation. The OECD and its Competition Committee take a leading role in shaping the framework for international co-operation among competition enforcement agencies.
The OECD works on advancing consumer finance protection through informed choice that includes disclosure, transparency and education; protection from fraud, abuse and errors; and, recourse and advocacy.
This page contains information on the work of the OECD and Argentina in the area of Competition Law and Policy.
This report reviews the implementation and relevance of the former 1998 OECD Council Recommendation concerning Effective Action against Hard Core Cartels and highlights the developments in the area since its adoption.
This report reviews two sectors of the Tunisian economy (freight transport and trade) and proposes recommendations for changes on 220 regulations that may hinder competition.
This report identifies and evaluates market regulations along the vertical supply chains in the gas sector, covering: natural gas and its extraction, processing, transportation, distribution to final consumers, and manufacturing of basic petrochemical products from natural gas; as well as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and its extraction, processing, storage, transportation and distribution to final consumers.
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The report describes the context and foundations of competition policy, substantive law and enforcement experience, institutions, special exclusions and sectoral regulatory regimes, and the treatment of competition issues in regulatory and legislative processes. It examines Lithuania’s willingness and ability to implement OECD legal instruments in the field of competition law and policy.
This multi-year project aimed to improve the competitiveness of the Mexican economy by reforming and modifying the regulatory and institutional framework to support higher levels of investment, employment and growth.
This report provides a description of the main characteristics of the sector, with a particular focus on the Mexican market. It also emphasizes the activity of competition authorities and the impact of regulatory measures affecting the industry. To conclude, it provides a series of recommendations to be considered in the Mexican framework.
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9 April 2019 – This competition assessment of the poultry sector in the Mexican states of Jalisco and Sinaloa makes 19 recommendations for improving competitive conditions in the sector at the federal level. It complements the competition assessment of the Mexican meat sector at the federal level for chicken, beef and pork published in the 2018 OECD Competition Assessment Review of Mexico.