Wouter P. J. Wils

King's College London

Somerset House East Wing

Strand

London, WC2R 2LS

United Kingdom

European Commission

Brussels, B-1049

Belgium

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Leniency in Antitrust Enforcement: Theory and Practice

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 30, No. 1, March 2007
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, cartels, leniency, immunity, enforcement, penalties

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The European Commission's 2006 Guidelines on Antitrust Fines: A Legal and Economic Analysis

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 30, No. 2, June 2007
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, competition law, fines, law enforcement

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The Relationship between Public Antitrust Enforcement and Private Actions for Damages

World Competition, Vol. 32, No. 1, March 2009
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, public enforcement, private enforcement, damages, deterrence, compenastion, punitive damages, leniency

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Optimal Antitrust Fines: Theory and Practice

World Competition, Vol. 29, No. 2, June 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Feb 2006
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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Is Criminalization of EU Competition Law the Answer?

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 28, No. 2, June 2005; REMEDIES AND SANCTIONS IN COMPETING POLICY: ECONOMIC AND LEGAL IMPLICATIONS OF THE TENDENCY TO CRIMINALIZE ANTITRUST ENFORCEMENT IN THE EU MEMBER STATES, K. J. Cseres, M. P. Schinkel, & F.O.W. Vogelaar, eds., Edward Elgar, 2005
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Apr 2005
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, criminalization, cartels, EU

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The Judgment of the EU General Court in Intel and the So-Called 'More Economic Approach' to Abuse of Dominance

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 37, No. 4, 2014, pp.405-434
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, competition, abuse of dominance, exclusivity, rebates, law and economics

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EU Antitrust Enforcement Powers and Procedural Rights and Guarantees: The Interplay Between EU Law, National Law, the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU and the European Convention on Human Rights

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 34, No. 2, June 2011, Concurrences, May 2011, 2nd Annual International Concurrences Conference, 'New Frontiers of Antitrust', Paris, February 11, 2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Feb 2011
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, public enforcement, powers of investigation, procedure, fundamental rights, EU, ECHR

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The Increased Level of EU Antitrust Fines, Judicial Review, and the European Convention on Human Rights

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 33, No. 1, March 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, cartels, fines, judicial review, European Convention on Human Rights, rights of the defence

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The Use of Settlements in Public Antitrust Enforcement: Objectives and Principles

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 31, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 May 2008 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, enforcement, plea bargaining, settlement, deterrence, rights of the defence

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Should Private Antitrust Enforcement Be Encouraged in Europe?

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2003
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Jan 2010
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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EU, antitrust, private enforcement, damages, deterrence, compensation, competition law

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Settlements of EU Antitrust Investigations: Commitment Decisions under Article 9 of Regulation No 1/2003

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 29, No. 3, September 2006
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 May 2006
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, settlements, EU, remedies

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Ten Years of Regulation 1/2003 - A Retrospective

Journal of European Competition Law and Practice (2013 Forthcoming), presentation at the conference '10 Years of Regulation 1/2003' (Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation, 7 June 2013);
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Jun 2013
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust enforcement, European Union

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Antitrust Compliance Programmes & Optimal Antitrust Enforcement

Journal of Antitrust Enforcement, Volume 1, Issue 1, April 2013, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, compliance program, cartels, optimal enforcement, fines, settlement, corporate liability

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Recidivism in EU Antitrust Enforcement: A Legal and Economic Analysis

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 35, No. 1, March 2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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EU, competition law, antitrust enforcement, fines, recidivism, leniency

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The Principle of 'Ne Bis in Idem' in EC Antitrust Enforcement: A Legal and Economic Analysis

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, enforcement, Europe, ne bis in idem, double jeopardy, fines, leniency

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Discretion and Prioritisation in Public Antitrust Enforcement, in Particular EU Antitrust Enforcement

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 34, No. 3, September 2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, public enforcement, discretion, prioritisation, EU

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Powers of Investigation and Procedural Rights and Guarantees in EU Antitrust Enforcement: The Interplay between European and National Legislation and Case-Law

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Jan 2009
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust,powers of investigation,rights of the defence,self-incrimination,legal privilege

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The Combination of the Investigative and Prosecutorial Function and the Adjudicative Function in EC Antitrust Enforcement: A Legal and Economic Analysis

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 202-224, 2004
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, enforcement, rights of the defence

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Self-Incrimination in EC Antitrust Enforcement: A Legal and Economic Analysis

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 26, No. 4, 2003
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, enforcement, self-incrimination, leniency

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The Compatibility with Fundamental Rights of the EU Antitrust Enforcement System in Which the European Commission Acts Both as Investigator and as First-Instance Decision Maker

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2014, King's College London Law School Research Paper No. 2014-21
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2014
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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EU, antitrust, fines, fundamental rights, ECHR, judicial review

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The Oral Hearing in Competition Proceedings Before the European Commission

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 35, No. 3, September 2012, pp.397-430
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 May 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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The Role of the Hearing Officer in Competition Proceedings Before the European Commission

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 35, No. 3, September 2012, pp.431-456
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 May 2012 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2017
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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The Reform of Competition Law Enforcement - Will it Work? (FIDE Dublin 2004 Community Report)

THE MODERNISATION OF EU COMPETITION LAW ENFORCEMENT IN THE EU EU - FIDE 2004 NATIONAL REPORTS, D. Cahill, ed., pp. 661-736, Cambridge University Press, 2004
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, enforcement

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Ten Years of Commitment Decisions Under Article 9 of Regulation 1/2003: Too Much of a Good Thing?

Concurrences Journal 6th International Conference 'New frontiers of antitrust' (Paris, 15 June 2015)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Jun 2015
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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antitrust, competition enforcement, European Union, European Commission, commitment decisions

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Competition Authorities: Towards More Independence and Prioritisation? – The European Commission's 'ECN' Proposal for a Directive to Empower the Competition Authorities of the Member States to Be More Effective Enforcers

Proceedings of the New Frontiers of Antitrust 8th International Concurrences Review Conference (Paris, 26 June 2017) , King's College London Law School Research Paper No. 2017-39
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2017
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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Antitrust Enforcement, EU, Competition Authorities, ECN, Independence, Prioritisation

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Private Enforcement of EU Antitrust Law and Its Relationship with Public Enforcement: Past, Present and Future

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 40, No. 1, Forthcoming, Presented at the Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation Law and Economics Conference on Cartel Damages in Europe, 10-11 November 2016
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2017
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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Antitrust, Competition Law, EU, Private Enforcement, Public Enforcement, Damages, Leniency

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The Use of Leniency in EU Cartel Enforcement: An Assessment after Twenty Years

World Competition: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 39, No. 3, 2016, King's College London Law School Research Paper No. 2016-29
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2016
Wouter P. J. Wils
King's College London
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cartels, antitrust, enforcement, EU, leniency, recidivism