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.



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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Experts Discuss Various Topics on the Economics of Government Procurement at ZEW Workshop

On 23 October 2020, the second edition of the ZEW Workshop on Economics of Public Procurement took place virtually. The event provided a forum for recent high-quality research in the economic analysis of government procurement by bringing together empirical economists with different backgrounds...

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Call for Papers: Ninth Annual Conference of the ScienceCampus MaCCI

The Mannheim Centre for Competition and Innovation (MaCCI), is pleased to announce its 2021 annual conference on 11 and 12 March 2021. The conference provides a platform for exchange and discussion on topics in competition- and innovation-related research. Researchers are invited to submit papers...

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MaCCI Member Joins the Journal of Competition Law & Economics as Associate Editor

MaCCI Senior Member Martin Peitz has become Associate Editor of the Journal of Competition Law & Economics (JCLE).

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MaCCI IO Day 2020

This year’s MaCCI IO Day was held as an online event. Close to 50 members and some co-authors gathered for a day of presentations and discussions.

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Virtual seminar series on consumer search

MaCCI will host a series of virtual seminars on consumer search starting in October. The series is co-organized by MaCCI researcher Daniel Savelle.

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MaCCI Webinar for Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

MaCCI member Bernhard Ganglmair discussed the findings of his recent study on the effects of competition on productivity in Germany in a webinar with members of the economic policy department at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. The study was funded by the Bertelsmann Stiftung...

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MaCCI Launches New Virtual Seminar Series on Privacy and Competition

MaCCI and the Collaborative Research Center Transregio 224 "EPoS" at the University of Bonn and the University of Mannheim have launched a new virtual seminar series, organized by MaCCI members Eleftheria Triviza and Bernhard Ganglmair.

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