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OECD expert: competition reduces corruption

By Pallavi Guniganti

23 November 2016

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A senior competition law expert at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development said that antitrust authorities’ work benefits their countries politically as well as economically – but warned against the effects of excessive transparency.