Competition Economics

“As one of the premier economics consultancies in the world, it’s no surprise that PricewaterhouseCoopers’ competition economists have worked on an impressive array of big ticket domestic and international matters... PwC’s varied roster comprises state aid, merger, cartel and regulatory work, as well as providing market definition and damages assessment advice. ”
Global Competition Review


More than ever competition authorities are relying on economic analysis in their investigations and decision making.

Working alongside companies and legal counsels we develop sophisticated economic analysis to explain how competition works in different markets.

Our focus is on helping clients establish their case with the competition authorities in a clear, constructive, evidence-rich and decisive way.

  • the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)
  • the Office of Fair Trading (OFT)
  • the Competition Commission (CC)
  • the European Commission
  • the UK High Court
  • the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT)
  • several UK sectoral regulators such as Ofcom, Monitor, Ofgem, ORR and Ofwat
  • arbitrators and public enquiries; and
  • several national competition authorities and courts around the world.

Our competition specialists

We serve clients globally with local knowledge

Our UK competition economists can draw on a wide network of competition experts across the world. And as one of the largest professional services firms globally, we can mobilise economists and industry experts with in-depth local knowledge in any region of the globe.