The Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation (MaCCI) is a research association of ZEW and the Faculty of Law and Economics at the University of Mannheim. MaCCI strengthens the exchange between researchers of law and economics and, thus, gives impetus in terms of competition policy, regulation, and innovation.



MaCCI Members Nocke and Peitz Part of New CEPR RPN on Competition Policy

In June, CEPR launched the Research and Policy Network (RPN) on Competition Policy.

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MaCCI IO Day 2021

This year’s MaCCI IO Day was held again as an online event. More than 30 members gathered for a day of presentations and discussions of papers on pricing, vertical relations, trade policy, and innovation.

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Virtual Edition of Annual MaCCI Conference Marks Its 10-Year Anniversary

This year marked the tenth anniversary of the Annual Conference of the Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation (MaCCI), which was jointly organised by ZEW Mannheim and the University of Mannheim on 11 and 12 March 2021.

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MaCCI Competition and Regulation Day

This year’s MaCCI Competition and Regulation Day was hosted by the law department at the University of Mannheim. The workshop provides an annual platform for members of the departments of law and economics as well as ZEW serving to strengthen the ties between members of the university active in...

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Experts Discuss Various Topics on the Economics of Government Procurement at ZEW Workshop

On 23 October 2020, the second edition of the ZEW Workshop on Economics of Public Procurement took place virtually. The event provided a forum for recent high-quality research in the economic analysis of government procurement by bringing together empirical economists with different backgrounds...

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MaCCI Member Joins the Journal of Competition Law & Economics as Associate Editor

MaCCI Senior Member Martin Peitz has become Associate Editor of the Journal of Competition Law & Economics (JCLE).

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Virtual seminar series on consumer search

MaCCI will host a series of virtual seminars on consumer search starting in October. The series is co-organized by MaCCI researcher Daniel Savelle.

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MaCCI Webinar for Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

MaCCI member Bernhard Ganglmair discussed the findings of his recent study on the effects of competition on productivity in Germany in a webinar with members of the economic policy department at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. The study was funded by the Bertelsmann Stiftung...

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MaCCI Launches New Virtual Seminar Series on Privacy and Competition

MaCCI and the Collaborative Research Center Transregio 224 "EPoS" at the University of Bonn and the University of Mannheim have launched a new virtual seminar series, organized by MaCCI members Eleftheria Triviza and Bernhard Ganglmair.

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Second MaCCI Career Day

The MaCCI association organised the second MaCCI Career Day for competition economists. Students had the chance to talk to the economics consultancies CompassLexecon, CRA, e.ca, Nera, Oxera, RBB as well as to the German Cartel Office and the German Monopolies Commission.

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