Published Academic Papers 2011-present

Journal articles and chapters 2011 - present

Paper in The Antitrust Bulletin 2011

‘The Anti-Cartel Enforcement Industry : Criminological Perspectives on Cartel Criminalisation’, Chapter 16 in Caron Beaton-Wells and Ariel Ezrachi (eds), Criminalising Cartels : A Critical Interdisciplinary Study of an International Regulatory Movement (Hart Publishing, 2011).

[with Julian Joshua] ‘Proposed Revision of the Cartel Offence’. submitted to the Department for Business Innovation and Skills, as part of the consultation, A Competition Law for Growth, June 2011.


‘Cartel Deterrence : The search for evidence and argument’, 56 (2011) The Antitrust Bulletin 345.


‘Hard Core Cartel Conduct as Crime: The Justification for Criminalisation in the European Context’, 3 (2012) New Journal of European Criminal Law, 138-152.


[with Joanna Beata Banach-Gutierrez] ‘Fundamental Rights in European Criminal Justice : an Axiological Perspective’, (2012) European Journal of Crime, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice .


[with Joanna Banach-Guttierez] ‘The Emergent EU Criminal Policy: Identifying the Species’, 37 (2012) European Law Review 758-70.


[with Nicola Harding] ‘Representations of Governance in Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Europe: The Iconography and Dramatic Presentation of the Sovereign Ruler’, 7 (2013) Law and Humanities 170-192.


[with Joanna Beata Banach-Guttierrez), ‘EU Criminal Law and the Protection of Human Rights: the Emerging Interface’, Conference Proceedings: 13th International Conference on Human Rights, Elk, Poland, 2013 (Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn).


Cartel Biographies: Explaining and Understanding Cartel Collusion. Research project funded by the Leverhulme Trust, 2012-2014, Christopher Harding and Jennifer Edwards, Project Papers (web pages):



Cartel Biographies  (Project Description) (CH)


Cartel Tales: Getting to Grips with the Biographical Method (CH)


Cartel Recidivism (CH)


Ontology: Cartel Boxing, Cartelist Circling, Cartel Orbiting and Cartel Mapping (CH and JE)


Anecdote, Vignette and Quantification: A Biographical Dilemma (CH)



‘The Interplay of Criminal and Administrative Law in the Context of Market Regulation: the Case of Serious Competition Infringements’ (keynote presentation for W G Hart Legal Workshop, London, June 2012, and published in the workshop proceedings publication: V Mitsilegas, P Alldridge and C Leonidas (eds), Globalisation, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice: Theoretical, Comparative and Transnational Perspectives (Hart Publishing), 2015), Ch 9, pp 199-217.


Contribution to The Oxford Handbook of European Union Law (A Arnull and D Chalmers, eds), chapter on ‘EU Criminal Law’ (Oxford University Press, 2015) Ch 32, pp 837-866.


[with Caron Beaton-Wells and Jennifer Edwards] ‘Leniency and criminal sanctions in anti-cartel enforcement: Happily married or uneasy bedfellows ?’, Chapter 12 in: Caron Beaton-Wells and Christopher Tran (eds), Anti-Cartel Enforcement in a Contemporary Age: The Leniency Religion (Hart Publishing, 2015).


[with Simon Garrett and Shisheng Wang] ‘Game Playing and Understanding Decision-Making within Legal Frameworks: the Use of Computerised Simulation’, 24 (2015) Information and Communications Technology Law, 1-15.


‘The Relationship between EU Criminal law and Competition Law’, Chapter 12 in: Valsamis Mitsilegas, Maria Bergstrom and Theodore Konstadinides (eds), Research Handbook on EU Criminal Law (Edward Elgar, 2016), pp 249-71.


[with Joanna Beata Banach-Gutierrez): ‘EU Criminal Law as an Emergent Regime: Editorial Introduction’, in: EU Criminal Law and Crime Policy: Values, Principles and Methods (co-editor Joanna Beata Banach-Gutierrez), (Routledge, 2017), pp 1-7.


[with Joanna Beata Banach-Gutierrez): ‘EU Criminal Law: National Boundaries and the European Penal Rainbow’, Chapter 4 in: EU Criminal Law and Crime Policy: Values, Principles and Methods (co-editor Joanna Beata Banach-Gutierrez), (Routledge, 2017), pp 37-55.


‘Tasks for Criminology in the Field of EU Criminal Law and Crime Policy’, Chapter 8 in: EU Criminal Law and Crime Policy: Values, Principles and Methods (co-editor Joanna Beata Banach-Gutierrez), (Routledge, 2017), pp 111-124.


‘The Role of Whistleblowing and Leniency in Detecting and Preventing  Economic and Financial Crime: A Game of Give and Take ?’ – Chapter 5 in: Katelin Ligati and Vanessa Franssen (eds), Challenges in the Field of Economic and Financial Crime in Europe, Hart Publishing, 2017, pp 95-115.


Cartel Biographies: The Researcher as Storyteller and the Preservation of the Research Wilderness on the Inside of the Subject’, Chapter 12 in: Sarah Armstrong, Jarrett Blaustein and Alastair Henry  (eds), Reflexivity and Criminal Justice: Intersections of Policy, Practice and Research (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017), pp 265-88.


‘Sanction Accumulation in the Context of Business Offending: The Full Force of the Law ?’ 25 (2017) European Journal of Crime, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice 163-187.


‘Economic Freedom and Economic Rights: Direction, Significance and Ideology’, 234 (2018) European Law Journal, 21-35.    



In preparation


 ‘The Biology and Psychology of Atrocity and the Erasure of Memory’, Chapter 2 in: Marina Aksenova; Elies van Sliedregt; Stephan Parmentier. Breaking the Cycle of Mass Atrocities: Criminological and Socio-Legal Approaches to International Criminal Law (Hart Publishing, 2018).


[with Joanna Banach-Gutierrez] ‘The search for evidence relating to the application and impact of EU legislation: Britain and Poland compared’, contribution to: Jannemieke Ouwerkerk, Jacob Oberg, Judit Altena, Samuli Miettinen and Annika Suominen (eds) EU Criminal Justice – Policy and Practice (Brill, 2018).


‘Popular Justice and the Regulation of Trade: Muckraking, Rough Music, Political Cartoons and the Vilification of Entrepreneurial Heroes’, accepted for publication in Law and Humanities, 2018 or 2019.


‘The System of EU Antitrust Law: Characteristics, Safeguards and Differences from Traditional Criminal Law’, for the AIDP Conference and Colloquium on Economic Crime, Freiburg, June 2018 (to be published in Conference Proceedings).