Cristina Caffarra is a Partner at Keystone and co-leads the firm’s joint venture in Europe. She heads Keystone’s economic consulting practice in the European markets and works closely on antitrust, competition, and digital regulation issues with clients across the globe. With a focus on the digital economy and high-growth sectors, she leverages the firm’s triad of skills across economics, technology, and strategy to address growing demand from clients for interdisciplinary advisement. Cristina Caffarra has over two decades of experience in competition economics, with a focus on platforms and the digital economy. She has provided expert advice and economic analysis to both companies and government agencies, including several landmark cases before the European Commission and various other courts worldwide. Her experience includes matters for high tech companies such as Google, Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, and many others. Her expertise also extends to merger control, assessment of vertical restraints, evaluation of abusive conduct, and several other competition and antitrust issues. She has worked for research institutions worldwide and sits on the Editorial Board of the European Competition Journal, as well as on the Advisory Board of the Journal of European Competition Law & Practice (OUP). She also lectures in competition economics as an Honorary Professor at UCL and has published articles for competition journals as well as presented papers on the economics of competition law at numerous international and academic conferences. Additionally, she is an Associate Fellow of the Centre for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) in London and Deputy Director of the CEPR Competition Research Policy Network. Cristina Caffarra holds a PhD in Economics from Oxford University.
The EU General Court confirms Android abuse of dominance through tying, with the real legacy of the case extending far beyond (Google Android)Concurrences, Cristina Caffarra, The EU General Court confirms Android abuse of dominance through tying, with the real legacy of the case extending far beyond (Google Android), 14 September 2022, e-Competitions September 2022, Art. N° 108801
Google Shopping: A shot in the arm for the EC’ s enforcement effort, but how much will it matter?Concurrences Bulletin, Cristina Caffarra, 13 December 2021, e-Competitions
Why privacy experts need a place at the antitrust tableProMarket, Cristina Caffarra and Johnny Ryan, 28 July 2021