This Posting has expired.
See www.inomics.com for latest entries.

Intensive Course on Quantitative Methods for Competition Analysis

Date of Appearance: 
Apr 18, 2017
Duration of the course: 
May 10, 2017 to May 12, 2017
Application Deadline: 
May 1, 2017

Intensive Course on Quantitative Methods for Competition Analysis

Date of Appearance: 
Apr 18, 2017
Duration of the course: 
May 10, 2017 to May 12, 2017
Application Deadline: 
May 1, 2017

Course Details

Professional Training
Credits or certification after course completion: 
Certificate of attendance
Study Options: 
Part-Time

Course Fees

Regular Fee: 
€2 000,00
International Student Fee: 
€1 000,00
Comment: 
Reduced fee (1000€) applies to regulators, competition authorities, public institutions, academics and alumni

Location of Course

Location: 
Ramon Trias Fargas 25-27
08005 Barcelona Barcelona
Spain

Register before April 10 to receive a 20% early-bird discount!

 

With Massimo Motta (ICREA-UPF and Barcelona GSE); Frank Verboven (University of Leuven); Benoît Durand  (RBB Economics); Szabolcs Lorincz (European Commission) and Helena Perrone (UPF and BGSE) 

 

This intensive course will provide you with a thorough understanding of recent empirical methods to measure market power and competition, with applications to market definition, merger analysis and damages from anti-competitive conduct.

 
Delivered by leading academic economists and practitioners in industrial organization and competition policy, this three-day course is particularly suitable for lawyers, economists, policy makers, consultants and managers working in competition policy and regulation.

Content includes:

  • Introduction to market definition
  • Demand estimation
  • Demand approaches to market definition
  • Merger simulation
  • UPP and calibrated merger simulation
  • Direct approaches to merger analysis
  • Stata practice session
  • Introduction to damages
  • Estimation of damages in cartel cases

 

Register before April 10 to receive a 20% early-bird discount!

 

Key benefits of the course:

  • Review established and recent quantitative methods for competition analysis, with a proper balance between techniques and interpretation also accessible to non-economists.
  • Learn about the practical considerations to apply techniques, based on the lessons from various recent cases where quantitative techniques have been applied.
  • Learn to interpret and critically evaluate the empirical results from different approaches.
  • Develop a good common sense of the advantages and disadvantages of different approaches, and the circumstances under which they are or are not suitable.
  • Acquire a thorough understanding of the data requirements for applying various techniques.
  • Illustrate how to implement merger simulation with standard software (Stata)

 

Contact us

Professional.courses@barcelonagse.eu

+34 93 542 12 35

 

Class Size: 
20 - 30 students

Average % of International Students: 
around 100%

More information

Follow us

Become an INOMICS Fan on Facebook  Follow inomics on Twitter  LinkedIn  googlePlus  Stay Informed Email List

Copyright © 1998-2017 INOMICS. All rights reserved.

Login

or
×

Switch on your career radar!

Get started for free.

or
Sign Up with e-mail

×

×