Big Setbacks Give Gazprom Impetus for Change

In an opinion editorial in The Moscow Times Anders Aslund, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, says that big setbacks are giving Gazprom impetus for change. The European Commission's decision to pursue an antitrust case against Gazprom is an important move as the commission holds true powers in disputes involving competition. The only surprise is that the EU has taken so long to bring up the Gazprom case, because no monopoly case could be more obvious.

Thursday, September 27, 2012