The Legal Services Board has asked Economic Insight to assess the supply-side characteristics of certain unregulated legal services providers. Our research will be in the will writing, family and intellectual property areas of law.
Our latest batch of Insights is now available for download from the publications section of our website. Firstly, in The CMA should not cap energy retail prices we argue that the CMA should not pursue two of its remedy proposals, namely Ofgem, the economic regulator for energy, providing an independent price comparison website and the creation of a transitional ‘safeguard…
The way prices are presented as well as their levels, can affect competition and consumer welfare, we used a recent super-complaint by Which? to investigate.
In our second Insight piece for BIS we focus on how much private investment is caused by public investment in research and development.
In the first of our latest batch of Insights we argue that the CMA should not pursue energy price caps at this time.
EE has commissioned Economic Insight to undertake an analysis of profitability in the UK mobile sector, as part of its engagement with Ofcom’s Strategic Review of Digital Communications.