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Our analyses are grounded in economic theory and guided by the latest scholarly research. We base expert advice and testimony on an in-depth understanding of the relevant facts combined with application of economic theory and supported by rigorous empirical analysis.
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» Antitrust and Competition Analysis
» Auctions and Market Design
» Class Certification
» Communications and the Internet
» Consumer Protection
» Finance, Securities Litigation and Valuation
» Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals
» Intellectual Property
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June 10, 2013
Jeffrey Eisenach, Managing Director & Principal recently participated in a panel discussion titled "Faceoff: A Fact-Based Debate on U.S. Internet Policy and Access Networks." The discussion featured different perspectives on the role of broadband access networks in the Internet economy and what role, if any, government regulation should play in overseeing these networks. The audio of this event can be found here.
June 3, 2013
The GSMA, in collaboration with Navigant Economics, authored a report that argues countries in Europe are far behind the United States in LTE deployments, network speeds, total mobile usage and the rollout of advanced services, and called on European regulators to help it catch up. Click here for more information.
May 31, 2013
Jeffrey Eisenach, Managing Director & Principal and Kevin Caves, Director, along with co-author Erik Bohlin have released a new report in conjunction with GSMA. The report, “Mobile Wireless Performance in the EU & the US,” concludes that the EU is lagging well behind the U.S. in deployment of next generation wireless infrastructures and the advanced services they make possible, and that EU consumers are worse off as a result. For a full copy of the report, click here. For an example of media coverage of the report, click here.
March 8, 2013
Dr. Hal Singer, a Managing Director and Principal at Navigant Economics, has released a new report titled "The Consumer Benefits of Efficient Mobile-Number-Portability Administration." Dr. Singer finds that Americans have the most efficient number portability system in the world, resulting in billions of dollars in annual savings for wireless customers. In addition, any disruption to the number portability system’s efficiency could potentially have a significant impact on wireless consumers. To read the report, please click here.
February 14, 2013
Jeff Eisenach, a Managing Director and Principal at Navigant Economics, was interviewed during Fox Business’ “The Willis Report” on Wednesday, February 13. During the interview, Dr. Eisenach discusses the cyber security executive order. Please click here to watch.
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