Antara Dutta

Economist
Division:
Antitrust II
Phone:
(202) 326-2107
Email Address:
adutta@ftc.gov

Biography

Selected Publications

  • "From Free Entry to Patent Protection: Welfare Implications for the Indian Pharmaceutical Industry," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2011.
  • "Intellectual Property Rights, Innovation and Technological Change," with Siddharth Sharma, Working Paper, Enterprise Surveys, World Bank, 2008.
  • "Intellectual Property and Innovation: Evidence on the Value of Patent Protection for Developing Countries," with Mark Dutz and Jon Orszag, Working Paper, 2012.

Education

Massachussetts Institute of Technology
PhD, Economics
2006
Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi
MA, Economics
2001
St. Stephen's College, University of Delhi
BA, Economics
1999

Fields of Interest

  • Industrial Organization
  • Antitrust

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2015-present

Principal/Manager
Bates White Economic Consulting
2012-2015

Senior Economist
Compass Lexecon
2009-2012

Assistant Professor Georgetown University
2006-2009