The Handbook of Competition Economics 2008

Sweden

Sweden Overview Karl Lundvall & Henrik Ballebye Okholm Copenhagen Economics Economics sometimes plays an important role in antitrust in Sweden, but far from always. This may change with the launch of the new Competition Act, which is expected to sharpen and vitalise antitrust enforcement to some extent. This is revealed in interviews with lawyers from six of the leading competition law firms in Sweden: Gernandt & Danielsson, Vinge, Lindahl, Linklaters, Eric Ericsson Advokat AB and Mannheimer Swartling.