CARS about
CARS Centrum Studiów Antymonopolowych i Regulacyjnych Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego

About us

Centre for Antitrust and Regulatory Studies (CARS) was established on 21st February, 2007 as the research group. As of 1st October, 2014 it was converted into the independent organizational unit subordinated directly to the Dean of Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw. CARS Director is Prof. Dr. Tadeusz Skoczny.

CARS activity concentrate on widely understood issues of competition and consumer protection and pro-competitive and pro-consumer sector-specific regulations in market economy. In this respect CARS is conducting interdisciplinary scientific research and development (R+D) projects and preparing scientific reports, publishing books and periodicals, holding scientific conferences, patronizing post-graduate studies, running Open PhD Seminars, organising training courses and cooperating with similar research units in Poland and in foreign countries.

Annually „CARS Award” is also being offered.

CARS Governance and staff

Prof. dr hab. Tadeusz Skoczny Prof. Dr. Tadeusz Skoczny
Head of Department of European Economic Law, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw


Prof. dr hab. Stanisław Piątek Prof. Dr. Stanisław Piątek
Deputy Director
Head of Department of Administration and Business Law, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw

E-mail: pią

Dr Maciej Bernatt Maciej Bernatt, PhD
Scientific Assistant, Department of European Economic Law, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw

– linkedin
– ssrn

Ewelina D. Sage, PhD (OXON) Ewelina D. Sage, Ph.D. (Oxon)
International Co-ordinator
Department of International Economic Relations, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw


Dr Mateusz Chołodecki Mateusz Chołodecki, PhD
Head of Laboratory of Postal Market

Chair of Public and Economic Law, Faculty of Law and Administration, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań; Chołodecki runs an independent law office.

Jan Walulik Jan Walulik, PhD
Head, Civil Aviation Laboratory


Dr Magdalena Olender-Skorek Magdalena Olender-Skorek, PhD
Head of School of Economics [of Antitrust and Regulation] for Lawyers,
Chair of National Economy, Department of Market Economy, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw


Nina Łazarczyk Nina Łazarczyk
National Coordinator

Tel. (+44.22) 55.34.126

Coordinators of sections

I. Coordinator of the competition law section – prof. Tadeusz Skoczny

II. Coordinator of the regulatory section – prof. Stanisław Piątek

III. Coordinator of competition law and regulation enforcement section – Maciej Bernatt, PhD

IV. Coordinator of the consumer law section – prof. Monika Namysłowska

V. Coordinator of the competition economics section – prof. Anna Fornalczyk

Coordinators of thematic fields

Coordinator of the international competition law field – prof. Rajmund Molski

Coordinator of the prohibition of anticompetitive agreements field – prof. Agata Jurkowska-Gomułka

Coordinator of the prohibition of abuse of dominance field – prof. Konrad Kohutek

Coordinator of the preventive concentration control field – Adam Jasser

Coordinator of the fines in competition and consumer protection law field – prof. Anna Piszcz

Coordinator of the competition law enforcement via arbitration field – Tomasz Bagdziński, PhD

Coordinator of the private competition law enforcement field – Dominik Wolski, PhD

Coordinators of regulated sectors

Coordinator of the telecommunications sector – prof. Stanisław Piątek

Coordinator of the audiovisual sector – Ewelina D. Sage, PhD

Coordinator of the postal services sector – Mateusz Chołodecki, PhD

Coordinator of the energy sector – Marzena Czarnecka, PhD

Coordinator of the rail transport sector – Stefan Akira Jarecki, PhD

Coordinator of the air transport sector – Jan Walulik, PhD

Coordinator of the financial services sector – prof. Teresa Czerwińska