Economic tools for analyzing vertical mergers in healthcare
The Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice recently released Draft Vertical Merger Guidelines (VMG), which describe the framework under which...
Dr. Josh Lustig holds a PhD in economics from Yale University, where he specialized in industrial organization, applied econometrics, and health economics.
Prior to joining CRA, he served as Assistant Professor at Boston University where he taught graduate courses in empirical industrial organization and health economics. He has presented his research on health insurance markets widely at leading academic and policy institutions and, while at BU, organized academic conferences and refereed for many economic journals. Before pursuing his doctorate, Dr. Lustig earned a BA in economics and mathematics from Johns Hopkins University and worked at the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice.