The CRA Annual Brussels Conference, Economic Developments in European Competition Policy, will take place on Wednesday December 12, 2017 at the Steigenberger Wiltcher’s Hotel, Brussels.
Cristina Caffarra is the chair of “Do Mergers Systematically Reduce Innovation? Theories, Presumptions and Standards of Evidence.”
Fiona Scott Morton is a panelist and Cristina Caffarra is the chair of “Is Big the New Bad (Again)? ‘Hipster’ and ‘Progressive Antitrust’ vs Consumer Welfare.”
Kai-Uwe Kühn is the chair of “‘Taking all Circumstances into Account’: Is Effects-Based Analysis Back?”
Oliver Latham is the chair of “Media Plurality, Media Bias and Fake News: An Antitrust Problem?”
Kai-Uwe Kühn is a panelist and Matthew Bennett is the chair of “Algorithms and AI: Fighting Robots with Bow and Arrows?”
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Assessing umbrella pricing incentives
When collusive agreements involve a subset of firms in an industry, they may create the incentive and ability for firms that are not participants in the cartel...