COMMITTEE PROGRAM ARCHIVE

CMA Chief Economic Adviser on Digital Platform Regulation - March 3, 2021

Sponsored by the Economics Committee

Dr. Mike Walker, Chief Economic Adviser for the UK Competition and Markets Authority (“CMA”) will discuss regulation of market power for digital platforms in the UK, drawing on the CMA’s recent Advice of the Digital Markets Taskforce, economic analyses involved in the CMA’s draft merger guidelines, and the economics underlying the merger guidelines’ new section on digital platforms.

Moderator:

Anne Layne-Farrar - Charles River Associates International

Speaker(s):

Dr. Mike Walker - Competition and Markets Authority