On the economics of the Android Case
Author: Cristina Caffarra (Charles River Associates) A formal economic analysis of the potential anticompetitive effects of contractual restrictions between Google and manufacturers of mobile devices based on the Android operating system. The model identifies a mechanism through which “tying” of Google’s app store with its search app can protect and increase Google’s profits from search advertising, and help it outbid other search engines. A few points of principle that might
SELECTIVE DISTRIBUTION AND ONLINE SALES: the four "TO-DOs" to comply with EU Competition L
Authors: Salomé Cisnal de Ugarte, Gianni De Stefano The Court of Justice of the European Union (the "CJEU" or "the Court"