May
21
Tue
“Unlocking digital competition” with Prof Jason Furman @ Oxford Martin School
May 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Is competition in the digital economy desirable? Does it currently exist? Is it possible? Is there anything policy can do?

This talk addresses all of these questions and presents the recommendations of the Digital Competition Expert Panel which was chaired by Jason Furman and recently presented its recommendations to the government.

Jun
6
Thu
“Changing technology, changing economics” with Prof Diane Coyle @ Oxford Martin School
Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm

Digital technologies are changing economics in two ways. The characteristics of an increasingly digital economy raise questions about economic analysis in domains ranging from competition policy to corporate finance, while new data sources and methodologies challenge economists to develop new empirical approaches.