Op-Ed: The Flaws in Europe’s Digital Markets Regulation

Euractiv – Read ICLE Senior Fellow, Law & Economics, Dirk Auer’s take on Europe’s Digital Markets Regulation.

If passed into law, this Digital Markets Act (“DMA”) would fundamentally alter the way these platforms conduct business in Europe. But European Commission officials have been so preoccupied with how to regulate Big Tech that they never stopped to consider whether they should. Indeed, these new rules could have unintended consequences that hamper digital markets in the EU.