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    • Antitrust penalties and the implications of empirical evidence on cartel overcharges 

      Katsoulacos, Yannis; Ulph, David Tregear (2013-11) - Journal article
      In this paper we provide a number of extensions to the theory of antitrust fines and we use these, with existing and new datasets, to contribute to a better understanding of the current fining policies of Competition ...
    • Keeping up with the Joneses : who loses out? 

      Ulph, David Tregear (2014-12) - Journal article
      This paper investigates how well-being varies with individual wage rates when individuals care about relative consumption and so there are Veblen effects – Keeping up with the Joneses – leading individuals to over-work. ...
    • Optimal substantive standards for competition authorities 

      Katsoulacos, Yannis; Metsiou, Eleni; Ulph, David Tregear (2016-09) - Journal article
      Recent years have witnessed a significant resurgence in the debate concerning the optimal substantive standard to be used in the enforcement of competition law. One of the arguments proposed for using a Consumer Surplus ...
    • Penalizing cartels : the case for basing penalties on the price overcharge 

      Katsoulacos, Yannis; Motchenkova, Evgenia; Ulph, David Tregear (2015-09) - Journal article
      In this paper we set out the welfare economics based case for imposing cartel penalties on the cartel overcharge rather than on the more conventional bases of revenue or profits (illegal gains). To do this we undertake a ...
    • University funding : impact on teaching and research 

      Beath, John A; Poyago-Theotoky, Joanna; Ulph, David Tregear (2012-01-12) - Journal article
      We address the following question: how does a higher education funding system influence the trade-off that universities make between research and teaching? We do so by constructing a model that allows universities to choose ...