In November 2021, the OECD will hold a roundtable on competition issues in books and e-books, looking at the rationale and impact of the policies and regulations in the books market; the interplay between regulation and market developments, namely the launch of e-books; and whether the enforcement cases on e-books had an impact on market developments.
In December 2021, the OECD will hold a roundtable on news media and digital platforms, looking at the use and monetisation of news content, and the collection and use of users’ data, as well as digital platforms’ impact on news consumption and on incentives to amplify viral content, considering whether these issues can be addressed through competition law.
In December 2021, the OECD will hold a roundtable on ex ante regulation and competition in digital markets, to address issues related to ex ante regulation: data privacy, consumer protection, the role of fairness, innovation, and economic concentration, and their trade-offs with competition.
In December 2021, the OECD will hold a roundtable on environmental considerations in competition enforcement, exploring how competition authorities can integrate economic and non-economic environmental effects into competitive assessment and what legal and economic tools are suitable for such analysis.
In October 2021, the OECD will host a virtual workshop on legal models for international enforcement co-operation for its member countries. This page contains all related documentation.
View the list of competition meetings organised by the OECD Competition Committee, its working parties, international forums and regional centres for competition.
The fight for gender equality is one of the defining challenges of our age. While progress has been made in many areas, the relationship between gender and competition policy remains largely unexplored. Gender inclusive competition policy is a project with the support of the Canadian government that aims to develop guidance for competition agencies in this area.
The OECD is working with ASEAN countries to foster the development of competition policy and more pro-competitive regulation. Reviews of regulatory constraints on competition in all ten ASEAN member countries will identify regulations that hinder the efficient functioning of markets and create an unlevel playing field for business.
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This report focuses on small-package delivery services in the logistics sector in ASEAN and identifies the advantages or disadvantages of state-owned enterprises in this sector when competing with private companies.
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This report provides an overview of the logistics sector in ASEAN and offers recommendations to lower regulatory barriers to competition. It covers freight transport by land and by water, freight forwarding, warehousing, small parcel delivery and value-added logistics services.