David M. Givens

Economist
Consumer Protection
Phone:
(202) 326-3397
Email Address:
dgivens@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "Defining Governance Matters: A Factor-Analytic Assessment of Governance Institutions," Journal of Comparative Economics, 2012.
  • "A Review of Food Marketing to Children and Adolescents: Follow-Up Report," 2012.

Education

University of Maryland
PhD Economics
2010
University of Virginia
BA Economics, Russian
1998

Fields of Interest

  • Institutions
  • Law and Economics
  • Consumer Protection Economics
  • Privacy
  • Applied Econometrics

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2010-present

Economist
Economy.com
2000-2004

Volunteer
U.S. Peace Corps, Uzbekistan
1999-2000

Research Analyst
Federal Trade Commission
1998-1999