The University of Mannheim, the National Research Center SFB/TR 15, and the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) are organizing this year’s annual conference of the Association of Competition Economics.

The Association of Competition Economics (ACE) brings together those working on the economics of competition in government, academia and the private sector and provides a forum for discussion and debate of both issues and cases. It is based in Europe and is open to all those interested in the economics of competition.

Topics to be discussed

  • Limits of competition policy
  • Excessive pricing actions
  • Re-regulation in liberalised sectors
  • National champions in the energy sector
  • Competition in stock exchanges

Programme Committee

John Fingleton (Office of Fair Trading, London)
Andrea Lofaro (RBB Economics, London)
Massimo Motta (European University Institute Florence, CEPR, and CES-Ifo)
Konrad Stahl (University of Mannheim, CEPR and ZEW)

Local Organizing Committee

Patrick Beschorner (ZEW)
Georg Licht (ZEW)
Konrad Stahl (University of Mannheim, CEPR and ZEW)
Hannes Ullrich (ZEW)

Registration

Registration has been closed. We are looking forward to welcoming all participants in Mannheim.

Accomodation

Hotel information

Previous Conferences

ACE 2005 – 3rd Conference of the Association of Competition Economics

Date

30.11.2006 - 01.12.2006

Event Location

ZEW, L 7,1 D-68161 MannheimDirections & Map