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- Press Release, 07.30.2014
Edgeworth Economics, today announced that Michael Kheyfets has been promoted to Partner in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office.
- News, 07.10.2014
Dr. George Korenko addresses the issues of comparability and adjustments for potentials CUTs in this recent article.
- News, 05.21.2014
Dr. Jesse David spoke at the “Challenges Facing the Food and Beverage Industries in Complex Consumer Litigations” Conference.
- News, 02.18.2014
Dr. Jesse David will be a panelist in an ABA Antitrust Section program on the legal and economic arguments behind Abraham & Veneklasen Joint Venture, et al. v. American Quarter Horse Association, et al.
- News, 12.17.2013
Edgeworth Partner, Dr. George Korenko, served as a panelist for a transfer pricing Webinar on December 16.
- News, 12.10.2013
Dr. John Johnson, Edgeworth CEO, shares his insights and experiences on how to develop a pro bono practice that benefits the community and professionals as well.
- Press Release, 11.21.2013
Edgeworth Economics is honored and excited to have been selected by the Washingtonian magazine as one of Washington’s “50 Great Places to Work” in the magazine’s December 2013 issue.
- News, 10.03.2013
Edgeworth CEO, Dr. John Johnson, and Edgeworth partner, Chuck Fields, will present a Webinar on economic consulting at Georgetown University on October 15.
- News, 09.27.2013
Edgeworth Economics celebrates four years in business this month.
- Press Release, 09.16.2013
Dr. Jesse David has analyzed recent trends in food labeling class action litigation.
- Press Release, 08.01.2013
Edgeworth Economics has completed and released its 2012/2013 injury analysis based on data provided by the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA).
- News, 05.31.2013
Dr. Jesse David discusses the “predominance” requirement for class certification in Law360.
- News, 05.16.2013
Edgeworth Economics has joined the A Billion + Change campaign, which is a national campaign to mobilize billions of dollars of pro bono and skills-based service by 2013.
- News, 05.10.2013
Edgeworth CEO, Dr. John Johnson, will be speaking at an LSI panel discussion on evidentiary standards and expert testimony in class action litigations.
- News, 05.07.2013
Dr. John Johnson, Edgeworth CEO, will be a panelist at the 2013 ABA Equal Justice Conference on May 10, 2013.
- News, 04.04.2013
Dr. John Johnson, Edgeworth CEO, will speak about pay equity, EEOC and OFCCP at the Jones Day Labor & Employment Discussion Group on April 9, 2013.
- News, 03.26.2013
Edgeworth Partner, Dr. George Korenko, published an article in Law360 that discusses the economics behind executive compensation, including compensation values and fairness.
- News, 12.11.2012
Edgeworth Partner, Dr. Jesse David, provides the economics behind the potential banning of kickoffs in the NFL, joining a panel on Huffington Post Live.
- DC CEO Receives Appleseed Pillars of Justice Award, Honoring Contributions to Nationwide Civil Justice NetworkPress Release, 10.16.2012
WASHINGTON, DC – On October 24, Dr. John Johnson, CEO of Edgeworth Economics, will receive the Pro Bono Innovator Award at the annual Appleseed Network’s “Pillars of Justice” gala.
- News, 09.27.2012
Each year we like to mark our birthday with a huge thank you to our clients who make our work exceptional. Here's to number 3.
- News, 08.24.2012
Edgeworth CEO Dr. John Johnson, with Dr. Gregory Leonard and Dr. Laila Haider, demonstrate the use of econometric methods to address issues related to the viability of class-wide damages.
- News, 08.07.2012
Senior Vice President, Dr. Jesse David provides a statistical analysis of 2011 NFL concussion and injury data.
- J.J. Prescott Joins Edgeworth Economics: Top National Economic Labor, Employment, Insurance and Damages ExpertPress Release, 07.23.2012
Edgeworth Economics announces the addition of University of Michigan Law Professor and economist J.J. Prescott as a senior academic affiliate.
- News, 07.16.2012
Edgeworth CEO and President, Dr. John Johnson, participated in the BASF Battle of the Experts, discussing how to work with economists in antitrust litigation.
- News, 05.31.2012
Dr. John Johnson discussed the importance of statistical data analysis to economic issues of class certification in wages and hours litigation post Dukes and Brinker.
- News, 03.12.2012
Edgeworth Economics extends a warm congratulations to Dr. John Johnson on being selected as a finalist for Global Competition Review’s 2012 Economist of The Year.
- News, 03.01.2012
President and CEO Dr. John Johnson discusses the importance of culture when hiring professionals at Edgeworth Economics in the March edition of Washington Smart CEO. Dr. Johnson provides insights into the hiring process and experience at Edgeworth.
- News, 02.06.2012
Senior Vice President Dr. George Korenko discusses the importance of data to multinational companies faced with transfer pricing valuations in the most recent issue of The Edgeworth Box.
- News, 12.15.2011
Edgeworth was ranked the #2 “Readers’ Favorite” in the Washington Post’s 2011 Post 200, as part of the paper’s run-up to its annual Post 200: A Guide to the Region’s Largest Businesses.
- Press Release, 12.01.2011
Washington, DC – Edgeworth Economics LLC is pleased to announce that Dr. George Korenko, an expert economist, has joined the firm.
- News, 11.01.2011
Edgeworth President and CEO Dr. John Johnson discusses the use of statistical analyses in systemic discrimination in Law 360. Taking pregnancy discrimination class actions as the example, they discuss the importance of appropriate control groups, econometrics and robustness tests.
- News, 09.09.2011
A study conducted by Edgeworth Economics for the NFL Players Association was mentioned in an Associated Press article carried by The Wall Street Journal and other leading publications. The study demonstrated the economic impact of the NFL season on host cities throughout the United States.
- Edgeworth Economics President Dr. John Johnson’s Testimony Cited in Order Dismissing Bloomberg L.P. Pregnancy Discrimination Class ActionNews, 08.18.2011
In finding for summary judgment on behalf of Bloomberg L.P., Judge Loretta A. Preska cited heavily Dr. Johnson’s statistical evidence in favor of Bloomberg, calling it “highly probative and uncontroverted.” Dr. Johnson’s testimony demonstrated that the compensation of alleged Class Members actually increased more than the compensation of employees who took leave for other reasons, contributing to a finding that the Plaintiffs' claims are “insufficient to demonstrate that discrimination was Bloomberg’s standard operating procedure.”
- Press Release, 08.05.2011
Edgeworth Economics LLC, a boutique economic consulting firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Chuck Fields to Senior Vice President.
- News, 07.31.2011
Our expert reports for the NFL Players Association have received numerous mentions in the press over the past few months, including the Washington Post, Esquire magazine, and a CBS News affiliate. Edgeworth Experts analyzed the potential economic impact of a lockout, as well as the impact of injuries on salaries and retirement rates.
- Press Release, 07.14.2011
Washington, D.C. - Edgeworth Economics LLC is pleased to announce that Dr. John Johnson has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Appleseed.
- News, 05.05.2011
Washington, D.C. – Edgeworth Economics client, Reddy Ice, Inc., was accused of allocating territories in the packaged ice industry. Dr. John Johnson was retained by Reddy Ice to submit an expert report before the Superior Court of Justice in Ontario, Canada regarding the appropriateness of class-wide treatment. Dr. Johnson concluded that determining the fact of antitrust injury for each member of the proposed class would require individualized analysis and further that a formulaic approach to damages, using class-wide evidence, would fail to provide accurate measures of harm. The plaintiffs settled with Reddy Ice’s co-defendant, Arctic Glacier, subsequent to the filing of Dr. Johnson’s report. Reddy Ice made no payment and received a full release from the plaintiffs. See Reddy Ice’s quarterly report for additional details.
- News, 02.17.2011
Edgeworth Economics prepared an assessment of the costs and benefits of a new regulation for an agency.
- News, 01.31.2011
Washington, D.C. – Edgeworth Economics has prepared a report titled “Dangers of the Game” for the NFL Players Association, analyzing player injuries in the 2010 regular season. This report was recently featured in a cover story on Esquire.com. Edgeworth found substantial increases in injury frequency and severity in the 2010 season.
- News, 12.09.2010
Edgeworth President John H. Johnson and Senior Vice President Jesse David, along with economist Paul Torelli, discuss the unique circumstances surrounding antitrust cases that target labor markets.
- News, 12.03.2010
Washington, D.C. - At the request of the NFL Players Association, Edgeworth Economics undertook a study of the economic impact of a potential lockout in 2011. Edgeworth’s analysis is based on publicly available data from NFL teams, stadium managers/owners, and other public agencies.
- News, 10.12.2010
Washington, D.C. - In the most recent issue of the ABA’s Antitrust Practitioner, Edgeworth experts Dr. John Johnson, Mr. Boris Vabson, and Mr. Matthew Milner discuss the impact of the Third Circuit’s In re Hydrogen Peroxide decision on ongoing as well as prospective class certification proceedings.
- News, 08.10.2010
Dr. Jesse David conducted a seminar at Arnold & Porter in Los Angeles. Dr. David’s talk covered an increasingly common form of litigation – antitrust counterclaims against a patent holder suing for infringement.
- Press Release, 06.28.2010
Washington, D.C. - Edgeworth Economics is pleased to announce that Dr. John Johnson has been appointed an Assistant Editor of the Antitrust Law Journal for the 2010-2011 ABA year.
- News, 06.25.2010
Washington, D.C. - In Law360, Edgeworth Senior Vice President Matthew Milner opined on the reliability of structured data in litigation, writing “Structured data is frequently the foundation of expert analysis in litigation for a variety of damages and liability issues. Often, statistical analyses prepared by experts are based on structured data from the parties to the litigation.
- News, 05.25.2010
Washington, D.C. - In Law360, Edgeworth Expert Dr. Jesse David writes, “Recent Federal Circuit decisions regarding reasonable royalties have highlighted the importance of a rigorous, economics-based analysis of a patent’s contribution to the overall value of the accused product.