Benjamin Casner

Economist
Division:
Antitrust
Phone:
(202) 326-2398
Email Address:
bcasner@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "Seller Curation in Platforms," International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2020.
  • "Learning from Shopping: An Experimental Investigation into the Effect of Learning on Consumer Search," Experimental Economics, 2020.
  • "How Much does Schooling Disutility Matter?," with Guanyi Yang, Research in Economics, 2020.

Selected Casework

Education

Ohio State University
PhD Economics and Math
2020
University of Nottingham
MS Behavioural Economics
2012
St. John's University
BA Economics and Math
2011

Fields of Interest

  • Industrial Organization
  • Platform Economics
  • Consumer Search
  • Applied Game Theory

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2020-Present