Our September Casenote, Cartel Damage Pass-through – How economics can provide rules of thumb as to who bears the overcharge, looks at the  incidence of cartel overcharges. The calculation of damages is made difficult where defendants can mount a pass-on defence. This Casenote examines how basic economics is able to provide rules of thumb to assist the parties and the courts to make reasonable assumptions about the incidence of cartel overcharges as between direct and different classes of indirect purchasers.

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