Briefing Room: Online Platform Competition
Jonathan Sallet Commentary
David S. Evans Commentary
Edward Black Question
Navigating the New Matchmaker Economy
This briefing room is brought to you by:


David S. Evans
Chairman, Global Economics Group, Univ. of Chicago, Univ. College London.

Terrell McSweeny
Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission.

Jonathan Sallet
General Counsel, Federal Communications Commission.

Edward Black
President, Computer and Communications Industry Association.

Scott Sher
Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.
William Kovacic
Professor, George Washington Law School and Non-Executive Director, Competition and Markets Authority.

Academic Papers
Internet Competition and Online Platform Regulation
Platform Competition in Two-Sided Markets
Platform Economics: Essays on Multi-sided Businesses
Antitrust and Competition in Two-sided markets
The Antitrust Analysis of Multi-sided Platforms businesses
Does antitrust have a role to Play in Regulating Big Data?
Can Big Data Protect a Firm From Competition?
Limits of Scale
The Effect of Regulatory Intervention in Two-Sided Markets: An Assessment of Interchange-Fee Capping in Australia
Judicial and Administrative Rulings
Statement of the Federal Trade Commission Regarding Google’s Search Practices In the Matter of Google Inc.
European Commission vs Google
Groupement des cartes bancaires v European Commission
Netherlands: Digital Platforms - An Analytical Framework for Identifying and Evaluating Policy Options
UK: Report on Online platforms and the EU Digital Single Market
OECD Competition Committee Roundtable: Two-Sided Markets
Atlantic Council, Building a Transatlantic Digital Marketplace: Twenty Steps Toward 2020
Autorité de la Concurrence and Bundeskartellamt:Joint paper on data and its implications for Competition Law
European Commission publishes Communication on the European Agenda for collaborative economy
Bundeskartellamt: paper on “Market Power of Platforms and Networks”
Government Advocacy and Disruptive Innovations (ICN 2016 Special Project)

Past Briefing Rooms
Briefing Room: Licensing Disputes
Competition and Regulation in Multi-sided platforms
The Durbin Amendment And The Regulation Of The Debit Card Industry
Cartel Detection And The Use Of Screens To Uncover Price Conspiracies