Briefing Room

Competition and Regulation in Multi-sided platforms


Competition Policy International has been at the forefront of the issue of Multi-Sided platforms and its theoretical development since the early days of 2003. World class experts on the subject, such as our own Editor-in-Chief Prof. David S Evans and contributors from all over the globe have built up a considerable treasure-trove of information regarding this exciting new development.

Explore our briefing room as we organize the best, the most relevant and the most controversial of our publications on the subject, including commentary, news articles and scholarly articles prepared by members of our community. Profs. David Evans and Richard Schmallensee take the lead with a series of insightful articles spanning the origins of Multi-sided platform analysis to its most recent conclusions and developments. Contributors from across Europe and the United States fill out our articles with recent developments and insight into the ever-changing nature of online and physical platforms, including works from Drs. Daniel Sokol, Benjamin Edelman and Renata Hesse, among others.

And don’t forget to take advantage of the Top-level courses on Multi-sided platform regulation available for your viewing pleasure courtesy of our friends at Mexico’s CIDE and London’s UCL, or listen to our exclusive interview with Prof. David Gillen. This and much more special content is available in this Briefing Room, in hopes of providing you with all the best tools needed to catch up with this complex and exciting development in economic theory and antitrust law.