Expert 500896 - FL


Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of economics with expertise in the laws. I have experience with industrial organization and antitrust; transactions cost economics; government and business; public choice; economics of advertising and safety; regulation and cost-benefit analysis; microeconomics; biological evolution and economics; and economics of privacy. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes antitrust, lawyer advertising, tort liability litigation, costs and benefits of a nuclear reactor, bills to regulate pharmaceutical prices, direct-to-consumer promotion of pharmaceuticals, regarding taxation of franchising, and airline antitrust litigation. 


Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes: Professor of Economics, Professor of Economics and Law, Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Professor, Assistant, Associate and Full Professor; Economic Consultant, Chief Economist, Director of Advertising Economics, Senior Economist, and Editor-In-Chief.


Relevant Experiences

I would be interested in working on the Unfair Trade Practices and general deception issues in this matter. I have written several articles and a book on issues related to deceptions and unfair practices. I have also written the seminal article on the economics of non-compete clauses and trade secrets. In my Law and Economics class, I teach issues related to deception. I served as Head of the Division of Consumer Protection within the Bureau of Economics at the Federal Trade Commission, where we dealt on a routine basis with issues such as these. I have also served as an expert on consumer protection issues, for both plaintiffs and defendants, and I have testified and been deposed many times.

I have written several articles and a book on issues related to deceptions and unfair practices. I have also written the seminal article on the economics of non-compete clauses and trade secrets. In my Law and Economics class, I teach issues related to deception. I served as Head of the Division of Consumer Protection within the Bureau of Economics at the Federal Trade Commission, where we dealt on a routine basis with issues such as these. I have also served as an expert on consumer protection issues, for both plaintiffs and defendants, and I have testified and been deposed many times.  I am currently the Professor of Economics at a major university and Acting Chair of the Economics Department.  I was President of one of the oldest economics associations in the nation a few years back.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
Ph.D.EconomicsPurdue University
B.A.University of Cincinnati

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

Fellow
Public Choice Society
Member
Mont Pelerin Society

Primary Affiliation

Public Choice Society


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