Wednesday | 21 Oct 2020
Conference is over

Regulating Digital Platforms

Better Regulation and Industrial Competitiveness

When
Tuesday
Where
CEPS Conference room
Place du Congrès 1 - 1000 Brussels

Participation in this event is exceptionally free of charge.

Conference

Regulating Digital Platforms

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Digital platforms have become the motor of the global economy. From AirBnB to Booking.com to Amazon, they allow individuals and businesses to reach buyers and consumers to find previously hard-to-locate products and services. Not surprisingly, as digital platforms have become more numerous and significant, they have come under the scrutiny of regulators. In particular, the European Commission has been examining the perception that European business users are being treated unfairly by digital platforms.  The result was a recently proposed new regulation “promoting fairness and transparency for business users of online intermediation services.”

Come hear renowned economist Michael Mandel of the Progressive Policy Institute present a new paper analysing the proposed regulation.

Registration from 16.30 – Meeting from 17.00 to 18.30 followed by a cocktail.

Entry Free: Commissioned by the Progressive Policy Institute

For live streaming on the day please use the following link:  https://zoom.us/j/810451579

Presentation: Perceptions versus Reality: Regulating Digital Platforms

Host
William Echikson William Echikson
William Echikson

Associate Senior Research Fellow and Head of Digital Forum

Speakers list
Michael Mandel

Chief Economic Strategist, Progressive Policy Institute