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The Competition Commission’s Paper on Competition in the Digital Economy 25.11.20

Observations by RBB Economics

The South African Competition Commission recently published a paper for public consultation on digital markets, including on how the Commission intends to approach such markets going forward. The desire of the Commission to seek input on how it should seek to tackle competition issues in particular markets going forward is to be welcomed. RBB Economics provided a number of observations on the contents of the Commission’s paper, as well as certain recommendations on how competition issues in digital markets in South Africa should be assessed going forward.

The full document can be downloaded here