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14.11.2019 - 15.11.2019

MaCCI Law & Economics Conference 2019: Intellectual Property Proceedings

The 2019 MaCCI Law & Economics Conference took place on 14 and 15 November at ZEW. For this year’s topic “Intellectual Property Proceedings” we were…

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MaCCI Competition and Regulation Day 2019

This year’s MaCCI Competition and Regulation Day was hosted by the economics department at the University of Mannheim. It is an annual workshop for…

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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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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 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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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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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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