Yianis Sarafidis

Yianis Sarafidis

Vice President

Yianis Sarafidis is an antitrust economics expert recognized for his specialized skills in economic modeling and econometrics. Clients have sought his expertise on merger simulation, market definition, bargaining theories, vertical arithmetic, and parallel accommodating conduct. He maintains an active profile in the antitrust community through speaking engagements and publishing, including a recent article in the Antitrust Law Journal regarding the competitive analysis of cross-market hospital mergers.   

Prior to joining CRA, Dr. Sarafidis served on the faculty at INSEAD and Yale University. His academic research in behavioral economics seeks to make sense of seemingly irrational behavior, such as the behavior of contestants on the popular game show Deal or No Deal.  


PhD, Economics, Yale University