Rainer is a Principal at Cornerstone Research where he consults on a variety of antitrust and competition cases, including matters related to allegations of price fixing, exclusionary practices, and mergers and acquisitions. He has analyzed alleged anticompetitive conduct in a number of industries, including finance, food and agriculture, healthcare, telecommunications, and transportation. Dr. Schwabe has managed large teams and supported experts and clients through all stages of litigation, including data production. Before joining Cornerstone Research, Rainer worked at the Mexican Central Bank where he focused on competition and regulatory issues in financial services. Rainer holds a PhD in Economics from Princeton University and has published his research in a variety of outlets including the American Economic Review and the Review of Industrial Organization.
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Technology’s impact on competition in the financial services sector is profound. It has changed the competitive landscape by laying the ground for new financial products and services offered by traditional banks, fintechs and big tech. This has created new issues for antitrust enforcement and (...)