Recent Publications

  • Roman Inderst & Stefan Thomas, Sustainability Agreements in the European Commission’s Draft Horizontal Guidelines, 2022 Journal of European Competition Law & Practice (forthcoming), available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=4069374.

  • Roman Inderst & Stefan Thomas, Integrating Benefits from Sustainability into the Competitive Assessment - How Can We Measure Them?, Journal of European Competition Law & Practice, 2021, S. 705-709, https://doi.org/10.1093/jeclap/lpab077.

  • Jochen von Bernstorff/Olaf Kramer/Johannes Saurer/Stefan Thomas, Courts as Rhetorical Actors - A Rhetorical Analysis of Judicial Conflict Avoidance, Heidelberg Journal of International Law, (81) 2021, 1001-1032, open access https://www.nomos-elibrary.de/10.17104/0044-2348-2021-4-I/titelei-inhaltsverzeichnis-jahrgang-81-2021-heft-4?page=1.

  • Roman Inderst & Stefan Thomas, Prospective Welfare Analysis - Extending Willingness-To-Pay Assessment to Embrace Sustainability, Journal of Competition Law & Economics, nhab021, https://doi.org/10.1093/joclec/nhab021 Published: 22 September 2021.

  • Roman Inderst & Stefan Thomas, Reflective Willingness to Pay: Preferences for Sustainable Consumption in a Consumer Welfare Analysis, Journal of Competition Law & Economics, nhab016, https://doi.org/10.1093/joclec/nhab016 Published: 20 August 2021.

  • Stefan Thomas, Horizontal Restraints on Platforms - How Digital Ecosystems Nudge into Rethinking the Construal of the Cartel Prohibition, WORLD COMPETITION Law and Economics Review, Volume 44, Issue 1, March 2021, S. 53-80.

  • Tilman Kuhn & Stefan Thomas, The More Economic Judicature: How the General Court has Recalibrated the Merger Gauge, Competition Policy International, June 7, 2020 https://www.competitionpolicyinternational.com/the-more-economic-judicature-how-the-general-court-has-recalibrated-the-merger-gauge/ and https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3638075.

  • Stefan Thomas, Harmful Signals: Cartel Prohibition and Oligopoly Theory in the Age of Machine Learning, 15 Journal of Competition Law & Economics 2019, 159-203.

  • Roman Inderst & Stefan Thomas, Common Ownership and Mergers Between Portfolio Companies, World Competition 2019, 551-576.

  • Roman Inderst & Stefan Thomas, Price Pressure Indices, Innovation, and Mergers Between Commonly Owned Firms, Journal of European Competition Law & Practice, Volume 10, Issue 9, November 2019, S. 572–579.

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