On April 20th, 2016 the Department of Economic Theory and Competitive Policy of KNUTE invited Professor Russel Pittman, Director of Economic Research of Competitive Policy Devision of the USA Department of Justice.
He gave a lecture on Uncovering Cartels: Search for Effective Tools to students majoring in Management in the Sphere of Economic Competition and Management of Foreign Economic Activity.
During the lecture Professor Pittman spoke about alternative approaches to investigating and studying cartels used by many competing organizations of the world, first of all the US Department of Justice. He also gave an assessment of their efficiency under different institutional conditions. The lecture sparked numerous questions and a lively discussion.