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 / EPoS Fireside Talk on Adam Smith and American Capitalism

In our second Fireside Talk, Martin Peitz talked to Glory Liu (Harvard) about her upcoming book “Adam Smith's America: How a Scottish Philosopher Became an Icon of American Capitalism.”

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MaCCI / EPoS Seminar Presentation by Mathias Reynaert

Tuesday September 13, 13:45-15:00, presentation of "Colluding against Environmental Regulation" by Mathias Reynaert (Toulouse School of Economics).

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MaCCI / EPoS Seminar Presentation by Nicolas de Roos

Tuesday September 6, 13:45-15:00, presentation of “Informed Sources and the Role of Platforms for Facilitating Anticompetitive Communication” by…

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20th ZEW Conference on the Economics of Information and Communication Technologies

This year’s ZEW Conference on the Economics of Information and Communication Technologies took place on 7 and 8 July in collaboration with MaCCI. After the conference had to take place online for two years due to the pandemic, it was now possible to hold the 20th anniversary of the conference in…

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CRC/EPoS/MaCCI Fireside Talk on the Profit Paradox

On 19. May, we welcomed Jan Eeckhout (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona) for a Fireside Talk hosted by Martin Peitz (University of Mannheim, MaCCI).

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Eleventh MaCCI Annual Conference

This year’s MaCCI Annual Conference took place on 23 and 24 March. The two conference days were filled with nearly 80 presentations in contributed sessions.

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MaCCI Members join the International Journal of Industrial Organization as Associate Editors

MaCCI Members Bernhard Ganglmair and Nicolas Schutz became Associate Editor of the International Journal of Industrial Organization (IJIO).

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Economics of Public Procurement

On November 4 and 5, 2021, the third edition of the ZEW Workshop Economics of Public Procurement took place at the premises of ZEW Mannheim. This year's edition was jointly organized with the VATT Institute for Economic Research.

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Tenth MaCCI Law and Economics Conference

The tenth MaCCI Law and Economics Conference will take place on 18./19. November 2021 at the premises of ZEW. This year’s topic will be competition and the regulation of financial innovation.

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MaCCI Members Nocke and Peitz on Competition Policy at CRESSE

MaCCI members Nocke and Peitz contributed to the competition policy discussions at the 2021 CRESSE conference in Heraklion, Crete. Volker Nocke gave a keynote lecture entitled “Concentration Thresholds for Horizontal Mergers”.

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