Steven A. Tenn

Economist
Antitrust II
Phone:
(202) 326-3243
Email Address:
stenn@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "Entry Threats and Pricing in the Generic Drug Industry," with Brett Wendling, Review of Economics and Statistics, 2014.
  • "The Price Effects of Hospital Mergers: A Case Study of the Sutter-Summit Transaction," International Journal of the Economics of Business, 2011.
  • "The Success of Divestitures in Merger Enforcement: Evidence from the J&J-Pfizer Transaction," with John M. Yun, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2011.
  • "Mergers when Firms Compete by Choosing both Price and Promotion," with Luke Froeb and Steven Tschantz, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2010.
  • "The Relative Importance of the Husband’s and Wife’s Characteristics in Family Migration, 1960-2000," Journal of Population Economics, 2010.
  • "The Role of Education in the Production of Health: An Empirical Analysis of Smoking Behavior," with Douglas A. Herman and Brett Wendling, Journal of Health Economics, 2010.
  • "Demand Estimation under Limited Product Availability," Applied Economics Letters, 2009.
  • "Biases in Demand Analysis due to Variation in Retail Distribution," with John M. Yun, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2008.
  • "Avoiding Aggregation Bias in Demand Estimation: A Multivariate Promotional Disaggregation Approach," Quantitative Marketing and Economics, 2006.
  • "When Adding a Fuel Efficient Car Increases an Automaker’s CAFE Penalty," with John M. Yun, Managerial and Decision Economics, 2005.

Education

University of Chicago
PhD Economics
2001
University of Chicago
MA Economics
1998
University of California, San Diego
BA Economics
1996

Fields of Interest

  • Industrial Organization
  • Antitrust
  • Applied Microeconomics

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2001-present