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New Publication On Market Power and the Role of Data in Digital Markets

The increased economic importance of digital services has profoundly changed the power structure in telecommunications and media markets. In a recent research article, Professor Jan Krämer and Michael Wohlfarth (both Chair of...

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A study on the market power of tech giants

Discrimination of search results may work in consumers' favour

Should discriminating practices of tech giants such as paid prominence be banned outright? Researchers from Passau and Belgium who carried out a study for Brussels-based think tank CERRE think that might not be in consumers' best...

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Portrait photographs of Professor Jan Krämer and Dr Daniel Schnurr

Researchers advise against non-discrimination obligations for big online platforms

Researchers from Passau and Namur, Belgium, have investigated discriminatory practices of online platforms such as sponsored search results and paid prominence. The research was commissioned by Brussels-based think tank CERRE....

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