Dr. Chipty Speaks on Market Definition at ABA Event

Dr. Chipty Speaks on Market Definition at ABA Event

Thursday, June 27, 2019
12:00 to 1:00 pm

ABA Teleconference

Dr. Chipty will speak on a panel on market definition, as part of the ABA’s “Nuts & Bolts” program.

The panel will cover the fundamentals of market definition, including tools and the types of evidence that are applied to define markets. The panelists will also share insights into defining price discrimination markets, two-sided/platform markets, and innovation markets.

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Drs. Chipty and Booth Speak on Working Effectively with Economic Experts

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Drs. Chipty and Booth have been invited by Freshfields to share their experience on how to work effectively with economic experts. They will cover topics such as establishing good working protocols during retention, setting realistic budget expectations, and supporting your expert throughout the engagement.

Dr. Chipty Moderates a Discussion on “Competition and Policy in Health Markets”

Saturday, April 6, 2019
4:45 to 6:15 pm

The 17th Annual IIOC

Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA (3rd Floor, Atlantic 1

Dr. 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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Dr. Chipty Speaks on Multi-Sided Platforms at FTC Hearing

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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