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 Close Academic Cooperators

Cezary Banasiński Prof. Cezary Banasiński
Doctor of Law. Professor at the Department of Comparative Administration Law and Law of Public Economic Activities, Institute of Legal Administrative Theory, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw. Partner at Instytut Prawa Konkurencji (Competition Law Institute) – law firm.
Former President of the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK). In CARS – Coordinator of the rail transport sector and the Head of the Rail and Public Transport Laboratory.
E-mail: cezary.banasinski@wpia.uw.edu.pl; cbanasinski@instytutkonkurencji.pl

Bożena Borkowska Prof. Bożena Borkowska
Doctor of Economics. Professor at the University of Economics in Wrocław. Head of the Chair of Microeconomics. Specialising in governmental market regulation, imperfections of institutions of democratic state and corporate governance.
E-mail: bozena.borkowska@ue.wroc.pl

Mateusz Chołodecki Dr. Mateusz Chołodecki
Doctor of Law. Department of Public Economic Law, Faculty of Law and Adminis­tration, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań. Attorney-in-law.
Specialising in public economic law, in particular in post and telecommunications law. In CARS – Coordinator of postal services sector and Head of the Postal Market Laboratory.
E-mail: mateusz.cholodecki@amu.edu.pl

Sławomir Dudzik Prof. Dr. Sławomir Dudzik
Professor of Law. Head of the European Law Chair, Faculty of Law and Admin­istration, Jagiellonian University in Kraków. Member of ASCOLA. Legal counsel, partner at the Studnicki Płeszka Ćwiąkalski Górski (SPCG) – law firm.
Specialising in European, competition and state aids law.
E-mail: s.dudzik@spcg.pl

Łukasz Grzejdziak Dr. Łukasz Grzejdziak
Doctor of Law. Assistant professor at the Public Economic Law Chair, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Łódź.
Specialising in competition and sate aids law.
E-mail: lgrzejdziak@wpia.uni.lodz.pl

Agata Jurkowska-Gomułka Prof. Agata Jurkowska-Gomułka
Doctor of Law. Professor of the University of Information Technology and Management in Rzeszów. Head of the Chair of Administrative Science. Specialising in Polish and European competition law. In CARS – coordinator of section of agree­ments of restrictive practices, member of the Editorial Board of Antitrust and Regu­latory Studies (YARS) and of the Editorial Board of internetowy Kwartalnik Anty­monopolowy i Regulacyjny (Antitrust and Regulatory e-Quartely). Of counsel in Modzelewska & Paśnik – law firm – in Warsaw.
E-mail: agathajur@o2.pl

Konrad Kohutek Prof. Konrad Kohutek
Doctor of Law. Professor at the Andrzej Frycz-Modrzewski Academy in Kraków. Head of the Chair of Public Economic Law, Faculty of Law, Administration and In­ternational Relations of the Academy. Specialising in competition and consumers protection law, economic law and bank law.
In CARS – Coordinator of section of abuse of dominant positions.
E-mail: kohutek@gmx.net
www.kohutek.pl

Dr Marcin KrólDr Marcin Król
Doctor of Economics. Assistant professor at the Warsaw School of Economics. In 2007–2008 Head of Economics Division in Rail Transport Office.
E-mail: mkrol2@sgh.waw.pl

Dr Ewa Kwiatkowska Dr Ewa Kwiatkowska
Doctor of Economics in field of Sciences of Management. Assistant professor at the Department of Quantitative Methods of Management and Application of Infor­matics at Leon Koźminski Academy. Specialising in regulation of telecommunica­tions markets as well as applications of Internet of things.
E-mail: ewcia@alk.edu.pl

Rajmund Molski Prof. Rajmund Molski
Doctor of Law. Professor of the University of Szczecin. Head of the Chair of Pub­lic Economic Law, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Szczecin. In CARS – Coordinator of field of international competition law. Specialising in public economic law, in particular in competition law.
E-mail: rajmund.molski@usz.edu.pl

dr Andrzej Nałęcz dr Andrzej Nałęcz
Doctor of Law. Assistant professor at the Department of Legal Problems of Admin­istration and Management, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw.
E-mail: analecz@wz.uw.edu.pl

Monika Namysłowska Prof. Monika Namysłowska
Doctor of Law. Professor of the University of Łódź. Head of the Department of European Private Law, Chair of European Economic Law, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Łódź. Partner at the law firm “Lubasz and Partners”. Specialising in consumer law, unfair competition law, competition law and law of new technologies. In CARS – Coordinator of consumer law field. Member of Editorial Board of internetowy Kwartalnik Antymonopolowy i Regulacyjny (Antitrust and Regulatory e-Quartely).
E-mail: mnamyslowska@wpia.uni.lodz.pl
https://www.facebook.com/zeppwpia/

Dr Magdalena Olender-Skorek Dr Magdalena Olender-Skorek
Doctor of Economics. Assistant professor at the Market Economy Unit of the De-partment of National Economy, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw, as well as at the Telecommunications Institute in Warsaw. In CARS – Head of the Electronic Communications Laboratory.
E-mail: m.olender@itl.waw.pl

Anna Piszcz Prof. Anna Piszcz
Doctor of Law. Professor at the University of Białystok, acting head of Public Economic Law Chair. Member of ASCOLA. Legal advisor. Specialising in public economic law, competition law, in particular in penalties in competition and con-sumer protection law. In CARS – coordinator of section of penalties in competition and consumer protection law, Editor-in-Chief of internetowy Kwartalnik Antymonopolowy i Regulacyjny (Antitrust and Regulatory e-Quartely) and member of Editorial Board of Yearbook of Antitrust and Regulatory Studies (YARS).
E-mail: piszcz@uwb.edu.pl

Bartosz Targański Dr. Bartosz Targański
Doctor of Economics and legal advisor. Assistant professor at the Chair of International Business of the Warsaw School of Economics. Specialising in competition and consumers protection law, in particular in e-commerce.
E-mail: btarga@sgh.waw.pl

Paweł Zagrajek Dr. Paweł Zagrajek
Doctor of Economics. Assistant professor at the Transport Theory and Policy Unit, Warsaw School of Economics. He has been working in the air transport industry for over ten years specialising in its legal and operational aspects from the point of view of airlines, airports and authorities.
E-mail: zagrajek.pawel@gmail.com

Laura Zoboli Dr. Laura Zoboli
Doctor of Law. Assistant professor, Department of European Economic Law, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw. Specialising in EU Competition Law and IP. Current research interests: Overlaps between IP and Competition Law within digital markets, Data Economy.
E-mail: lzoboli@wz.uw.edu.pl