News Archive

23.10.2019

MaCCI Senior Member Volker Nocke on Mergers in Chicago

At the 12th Annual Conference on Antitrust Economics and Competition Policy in Chicago, organized by the Northwestern Center on Law, Business, and...

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17.09.2019

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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16.09.2019

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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09.05.2019

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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07.05.2019

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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29.04.2019

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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12.04.2019

MaCCI Annual Conference 2019 Focuses on Common Ownership and Competition

What effects does common and cross ownership have on competition? How are two-sided markets developing? What role do data play in company mergers? These were some of many issues discussed at the eighth annual conference of the Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation (MaCCI) on 28 and 29 March...

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01.03.2019

MaCCI Activity Report 2018

The 2018 MaCCI Activity Report is now available. The report provides an overview of the MaCCI activities in 2018. It also includes a list of papers which MaCCI researchers published in 2018.

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13.02.2019

February 2019: MaCCI Member Fetzer as Expert at Deutsche Bundestag

MaCCI member Thomas Fetzer will give an expert testimony on a revision of the German Telecommunications Act at the the Deutsche Bundestag. Further...

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12.02.2019

February 2019: MaCCI Member Wambach as Expert at Deutsche Bundestag

MaCCI member Achim Wambach will discuss the Biennial Report of the German Monopolies Commission 2018, as well the recommendations of the commission...

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