The Competition
Law Hub

A platform for independent research into competition law and policy

Insights into the Vienna Competition Law Days 2023

In the current issue of the Austrian Competition Journal (Österreichische Zeitschrift für Kartellrecht), Fabian Ziermann takes a…

Data Protection and Competition Law

On 20 November 2023, Klaudia Majcher participated in a panel discussion on interactions between data protection and…

Fellowship by the Austrian Academy of Sciences

On 8 November 2023, Fabian Ziermann was awarded a DOC fellowship from the Austrian Academy of Sciences…

Events

Competition Law in Conversation with Brook and Hossenfelder 102023

Competition Law in Conversation: Priority-Setting in Antitrust in the Digital Era

What cases are prioritised by competition authorities when it comes to the digital economy? What patterns can be observed, and...
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Vienna Competition Law Days 2023

On 11 and 12 September 2023, The Competition Law Hub was pleased to host the second edition of the Vienna...
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Competition Law in Conversation: Smart Farming

As farming becomes more digitalised and, in fact, ‘platformised’, the question arises whether competition law can harness some of the...

Projects

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Charting a Greener Future for EU Competition Law

The project sets out to harness the transformative power of environmental sustainability by charting new ways for a greener future...
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DataComp

Antitrust violations in their various forms result in considerable costs and disadvantages for competitors, customers and the public at large. Yet...
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Graz Law Working Paper Series

Vicky Robertson is the initiator of the Graz Law Working Paper Series, hosted on SSRN. During her professorship at the...

Publications

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Market Power in the Digital Age

Digital platforms are shaping the digital age. Recently, the so-called GAFAM (Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft) as well as...
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Microsoft’s Activision Blizzard Acquisition

In a recent working paper, Fabian Ziermann discusses the market definition and potential competitive concerns of Microsoft/Activision. He analyzes the...
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Austria’s Sustainability Exemption

In a recent contribution on Austria’s sustainability exemption, Vicky Robertson discusses what led the Austrian legislator to adopt this exemption,...

Talks

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Data Protection and Competition Law

On 20 November 2023, Klaudia Majcher participated in a panel discussion on interactions between data protection and competition law. The...
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Breaking up Google?

For Austrian newspaper Salzburger Nachrichten, Vicky Robertson was recently interviewed on the ongoing US case against Google, its repercussions on...
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Sustainability Talk at NYU Workshop

On 31 October 2023, Vicky Robertson spoke at New York University’s Jean Monnet Center Public Law Workshop Series. She talked about...