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 present at this year’s CRESSE and EARIE

Numerous MaCCI Members from ZEW and University of Mannheim presented their latest work at the CRESSE (European Summer School and Conference in Competition and Regulation) and EARIE (European Association for Research in Industrial Economics) Conference in Rhodes and Barcelona this year. The CRESSE is...

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MaCCI Members Part of the Faculty of the Competition and Innovation Summer School 2019

From 27 to 31 May 2019, MaCCI members Bernhard Ganglmair, Georg Licht, Martin Peitz, Helena Perrone, and Bettina Peters participated in the ninth Competition and Innovation Summer School (CISS) at Velika Plaža in Ulcinj, Montenegro, lecturing on topics as diverse as platform competition, vertical...

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MaCCI Law & Economics Conference on Intellectual Property Proceedings

On November 14 and November 15 2019 MaCCI hosts the MaCCI Law & Economics Conference on Intellectual Property Proceedings. The conference will provide an international platform for exchange and discussion between academic researchers and practitioners in public authorities, legal counsel, and...

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MaCCI Members Franck and Peitz on Competition Policy in the Platform Economy

On 8 May 2019, the Brussels-based think tank "Centre on Regulation in Europe" (CERRE) released the report "Market Defintion and Market Power in the Platform Economy". In this report, MaCCI members Jens-Uwe Franck and Martin Peitz provide guidance on how to define markets and on how to assess market...

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MaCCI Director Thomas Fetzer on Big Data and Competition Law at the 8th China Competition Policy Forum

MaCCI Director Thomas Fetzer was invited by SAMR (State Aministration for Market Regulation) to give a presentation on big data and competition law at the eighth China Competition Policy Forum on 8 May in Haikou, Hainan, China. The China competition policy forum is one of the most important...

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March 2019: MaCCI Members Franck and Peitz Winner of the 2019 Antitrust Writing Award

For their paper "Suppliers as Forgotten Cartel Victims", published in the New York University Journal of Law & Business, MaCCI members Jens-Uwe Franck...

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