The Policy and Research Division is headed by the Chief Economist, Liberty Mncube. The division is largely composed of economists and is closely involved with the day-to-day work of case teams, providing economic guidance and methodological assistance in complex cases and competition policy issues. The key operational responsibilities of the Policy and Research Division are to:
- ensure research on sectors and policy issues identified by the Commission as priority areas;
- ensure sound economic analysis for enforcement cases, merger cases and market enquiries;
- ensure policy, regulation and legislative related research
- ensure competition policy awareness and advocacy.
The Policy and Research Division acts as a focus for economic debate within Commission. In particular, the Division contributes to the training plan of the Commission through capacity building courses and seminars, ensures research on studies of a general economic nature such as impact assessments.
Contact the Division
PA to the Chief Economist
Tel: 012 – 394 3199
Fax: 012 – 394 4199
Tel: 012 – 394 5999
Fax: 012 – 394 4999