Competition policy provisions in the TPP

Competition Policy Provisions in the TPP

Hassan Qaqaya

Abstract: In this Discussion Group, the former head of the UNCTAD Competition and Consumer Policy Branch, Hassan Qaqaya, will review the provisions of the TPP’s competition policy chapter including the commitment to adopt a competition law; procedural fairness; private rights of action; cooperation and transparency and consumer protection, and will discuss some of the major concerns raised by competition experts and observers.

Hassan Qaqaya, Senior Fellow – Melbourne Law Masters, member of faculty at Perdana University, Malaysia and lecturer on international economics at Webster University in Geneva.