Laurence Schumann

Economist
Antitrust I
Phone:
(202) 326-2059
Email Address:
lschumann@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "Discriminatory Dealing With Downstream Competitors: Evidence From the Cellular Industry," with D. Reiffen and M. R. Ward, The Journal of Industrial Economics, 2000.
  • "In the Matter of Weyerhaeuser Company: The Use of a Hold-Separate Order in a Merger with Horizontal and Vertical Effects," with J. D. Reitzes and R. P. Rogers, The Journal of Regulatory Economics, 1997.
  • "Patterns of Abnormal Returns and the Competitive Effects of Horizontal Mergers," The Review of Industrial Organization, 1993.
  • "The Competitive Effects of Horizontal Mergers in the Hospital Industry: A Closer Look," with M. G. Vita, The Journal of Health Economics, 1991.
  • "State Regulation of Takeovers and Shareholder Wealth: The Case of New York’s 1985 Takeover Statutes," The RAND Journal of Economics, 1988.
  • "Industry Structure with Fluctuating Demand," with D. E. Mills, The American Economic Review, 1985.

Education

University of Virginia
PhD Economics
1986
University of Virginia
BA Economics
1980

Fields of Interest

  • Industrial Organization
  • Antitrust

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2008-present

Senior Managing Economist
LECG, Inc.
2006-2008

Principal
CRA International, Inc.
2004-2006

Vice President
Glassman-Oliver Economic Consultants, Inc.
1996-2004

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
1985-1996