Saturday, April 6, 2019
4:45 to 6:15 pm
The 17th Annual IIOC
Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA (3rd Floor, Atlantic 1
Chipty will moderate a plenary session featuring two prominent health
economists, Professors Leemore Dafny and Kate Ho. The plenary will focus on recent
research on competition amongst healthcare providers, how that competition
affects provider negotiations with insurers, and implications for merger review
and antitrust policy in the healthcare and health insurance marketplaces.
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Monday, October 15, 2018
3:15 to 5:00 pm
FTC Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection
in the 21st Century
George Mason University, Arlington, VA
Dr. Chipty will discuss her views about market definition and market power in multi-sided platforms at the third session of the FTC’s hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. The session will focus on the potential for collusive, exclusionary, and predatory conduct in multi-sided, technology-based platform industries. She will describe circumstances in which a single-market approach to market definition and market power could be appropriate and the potential misuse of the concept of multi-sidedness.
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Friday, June 8, 2018
12:00 to 1:00 pm
Dr. Chan will speak on a panel on minimum advertised price policies and other resale issues. The panelists will discuss their views on the legal and economic issues related to minimum advertised pricing policies, including legal risk, enforcement issues, and setting realistic outcomes. The panel will also discuss best practices and risks in establishing pricing and distribution policies.
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