January 29, 2013 Leave a comment
Professor Stephen Davies from the School of Economics and Centre for Competition Policy will be giving a talk on;
“Is competition really delivering the goods? A stocktake of competition within the UK from the consumer’s perspective”
Contemporary Economic Issues, Arts 01.02 Lecture Theatre, 6pm, Monday 4th February 2013
One of the few things that most economists and political parties agree on is that ‘competition’ is the best way to run an economy so as to provide consumers with the lowest price, best quality and ample choice. This lecture takes an overview of the current state of competition in the UK. Illustrating with case studies of the products and services which most matter to consumers, it questions whether competition really is delivering the goods?