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MaCCI Member Ganglmair Presents Consumer-Markup Study at BMJV Online Event

On 20 September 2021, the German Federal Ministry for Justice and Consumer Protection (BMJV) organized an Online Panel Discussion on the Yale Tobin Center's recent study “Consumer Protection for Online Markets and Large Digital Platforms.”

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MaCCI Member Nocke Elected Fellow of the Econometric Society

MaCCI senior member Volker Nocke has been elected a fellow of the Econometric Society. The Econometric Society is one of the most prestigious academic societies in the field of economics. Elected fellows run the society, choosing the constitution and electing the council, officers, and fellows. The…

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MaCCI Summer Institute in Competition Policy

MaCCI hosted its first major in-person event since the outbreak of the COVID19 pandemic. During the 2021 MaCCI Summer Institute in Competition Policy MaCCI researchers and invited scholars presented recent work in industrial economics that informs the competition policy debate. In particular,…

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Mannheim Virtual IO Workshop "Secrecy and Disclosure in Innovation"

On 16 and 17 June 2021, MaCCI hosted - in collaboration with the Collaborative Research Center CRC TR 224 of the University of Bonn, the University of Mannheim, and ZEW - hosted the Mannheim Virtual IO Workshop "Secrecy and Disclosure in Innovation." Speakers and commentators from Europe, North…

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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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Gruppenbild der Teilnehmenden des MaCCI IO Day 2021

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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Innovation Economists Meet for Two-Day Virtual Workshop

MaCCI co-organized the second CRC TR 224-MaCCI-ZEW Workshop "Economics of Innovation" that was held online on December 9 and 10. Current and former members joined a list of economists to present and discuss recent research on the economics of innovation. Prof. Monika Schnitzer, LMU Munich and member…

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MaCCI Co-Hosts JCLE-Conference

On 7 December 2020 the Journal of Competition Law & Economics (JCLE) holds the virtual conference "Common ownership, interlocking directorates and competition: A transatlantic perspective" under the auspices of the Hellenic Competition Commission, co-hosted by the Mannheim Centre for Competition and…

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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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