Thomas G. Koch

Economist
Antitrust I
Phone:
(202) 326-3183
Email Address:
tkoch@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "Bankruptcy, Medical Insurance and a Law with Unintended Consequences," Health Economics, forthcoming.
  • "Using RD Design to Understand Heterogeneity in Health Insurance Crowd-Out," Journal of Health Economics, 2013.
  • "Pound Wise and Penny Foolish? Weight Loss and The Dynamics of Health Care Spending," BE Forum for Health Economics & Policy, 2011.
  • "What Fills the Gaps Left by Employer-Provided Insurance?," Journal of Labor Research, 2009.

Education

University of Texas at Austin
PhD Economics
2007
University of Texas at Austin
MA Economics
2004
University of Virginia
BA Economics and Foreign Affairs
2002

Fields of Interest

  • Health
  • Labor
  • Risk and Uncertainty
  • Antitrust
  • Petroleum

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2011-present

Lecturer
University of California, Santa Barbara
2007-2011