RBB Economics provides independent, expert economic advice on all aspects of competition law. We combine intellectual rigour with practical knowledge and technical economic skills to deliver analysis that is robust, clear and effective.
‘We had regular contact with the RBB consultants on our case. They were always available, supportive and responsive to our needs. Everyone we dealt with was professional, friendly and totally committed to our case.’— International Airlines Group
‘They were thorough, professional and hugely supportive throughout the entire process and we have happily worked with them on many occasions, including the important Art. 102 investigation.’— Google
‘RBB deliver expert advice in a timely manner. What’s more, they don’t try to blind us with science — whilst sophisticated, detailed, and comprehensive, all of their analysis remains also accessible, clear and straightforward.’— General Electric
‘The RBB team thoroughly immersed themselves in our business to understand the real-world dynamics of competition. As a result, they were able to provide us with innovative, bespoke analysis to support our case.’— BHP Billiton
'RBB's economists are proactive, rigorous and extremely professional. Their detailed economic analysis was a key factor in convincing the Commission to dismiss its initial concerns and clear our proposed acquisition of Sun in 2010.'— Oracle
RBB Economics provides independent, expert economic advice on all aspects of competition law.
We combine intellectual rigour with practical knowledge and technical economic skills to deliver analysis that is robust, clear and effective.
Post Summer Blues 2019 Conference and Reception -19th September
Does Hipster Antitrust Require New Laws and New Economics? 15.30 Registration 16.00 Round table: The Role of Economics in Competition Law Enforcement Giulio Federico, Head of Unit, DG COMP, European Commission Anna...
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The Evolution of Competition Enforcement in South Africa
On 30 August 2019, Patrick Smith contributed to a panel discussing the Evolution of Competition Enforcement in South Africa, as part of the South African Competition Commission’s 13th Annual Competition Conference and its celebration of...
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Pacific National/Aurizon – Australian Federal Court approves merger, subject to condition
The Australian Federal Court has dismissed the ACCC’s proceedings that related to the acquisition by Pacific National, a rail operator, of the Acacia Ridge Terminal in Brisbane, from Aurizon. The ACCC had raised concerns that Pacific...
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