The Amazing Chinese Online Third-Party Payment Platforms

How they compete and corporate with banking sectors?

China has now become the biggest and fastest-growing online payment market in the world. In the past decades, with the development of communication technology, the e-commerce with the online payment methods present in the 21st century. Mainly, there are two types of payment methods: through the first one, customers use their credit card or online

(Perfect?) Competition in Financial Markets

Banking regulation has been extensively discussed by many politicians, economists, and regulatory agencies after the subprime meltdown in 2007. I decided to write about this topic after following an interesting lecture about Competition Policy in Financial Markets. The lecturer Prof. dr. Maarten Pieter Schinkel specializes in competition economics and regulation at the UvA. Like any other