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Japanese regulator is sharpening economic-analysis skills for digital cases, key official says

By Sachiko Sakamaki and Toko Sekiguchi
  • 26 Oct 2020 22:16
  • 26 Oct 2020 22:16
The growing number of merger reviews and antitrust cases in the digital market requiring sophisticated economic arguments has prompted the Japanese watchdog to refine its economic analysis capability by tapping in to the work of external economists, a commissioner has told MLex.

Reiko Aoki, one of four commissioners with the Japan Fair Trade

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