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Law, criminology & political science : European & international law
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/182222
"Financial Fair Play" or "Oligopoleague" of Football Clubs?: A Preliminary Review under European Union Competition Law
English
Petit, Nicolas mailto [Université de Liège > Département de droit > Droit européen de la concurrence >]
2015
No
[en] financial fair play ; competition law ; cartel ; Article 101 ; investment ; self regulation
[en] This short paper offers a first analysis of the UEFA's "break even requirement" under the EU competition rules. It shows that there are good reasons to believe that the UEFA Financial Fair Play regulation violates Article 101 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the EU, in particular because it limits investments in the sense of Article 101(1) b) TFEU and in turn risks ossifying the market structure to the benefit of a tight oligopoly of football clubs.
Liège Competition and Innovation Institute - LCII
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/182222
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