Course list for 2018

Week 1 (June 25-29, 2018)

  • Horizontal Mergers – Theory and Empirics
    Instructors: Albert Banal-Estañol and Christian Michel
  • Competition in the Digital Sector
    Instructors: Juan-José Ganuza, Rosa Ferrer, and Massimo Motta

Week 2 (July 2-6, 2018)
No Competition courses scheduled.

See below for detailed course descriptions and instructor biographies

Course schedule

time table

Each course in the Competition program includes 10 hours of lecture time. 

The schedule is designed to allow students to participate in both courses in the Competition program. Courses can also be taken individually or in combination with courses in other BGSE Summer School programs, schedule permitting.


Program director

Juan-José Ganuza

PhD, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

UPF and Barcelona GSE

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Dates and deadlines

  • Early bird payment: March 5, 2018
  • Applications close: June 1, 2018
  • Week 1 course dates: June 25-29, 2018
  • Week 2 course dates: July 2-6, 2018

Course fees

  • Regular Fee: 1050€
  • Reduced Fee: 650€*

*For PhD/Masters students, including Barcelona GSE students

The fees listed are for each course in the Competition Program. Multiple course discounts are available. Fees for courses in other programs may vary.

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