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Shorter Module B:
Competition and Regulation in Two-Sided Markets
(4 a.h.1)

Outline of Course Contents

1. The Framework of Two-Sided Platform Markets

    1.1 Main concepts and issues

    1.2 Basic model of platform competition

    1.3 Further developments

2. Competition Policy in Two-Sided Platform Markets
    2.1 Market definition and market power
    2.2 Exercise of unilateral market power
    2.3 Mergers
    2.4 Coordinated practices

3. Regulatory Issues in Specific Multi-Sided Industries
    3.1 Media Markets (advertising regulation)
    3.2 Telecommunications Markets (access regulation; the net neutrality debate)

    3.3 Payment Systems (regulation of the interchange fee)

Main References

• Belleflamme, P. and Peitz, M. (2010). Industrial Organization. Markets and Strategies. Cambridge: Cambridge
  University Press. Chapter 22.

Evans, D.S. (ed.) (2011). Platform Economics: Essays on Multi-Sided Businesses. Competition Policy

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