John M. Yun

Acting Deputy Assistant Director
Division:
Antitrust I
Email Address:
jyun@ftc.gov

Biography

Selected Publications

  • "How Modern Economics Brings to the FTC's Unfairness Analysis Up to Speed with Digital Platforms," with Joshua Wright, The George Washington Law Review, 2015.
  • "Edgeworth Price Cycles in Gasoline: Evidence from the U.S.," with Paul Zimmerman and Christopher Taylor, Review of Industrial Organization, 2013.
  • "Slotting Allowances in the Retail Grocery Industry: Selected Case Studies in Five Product Categories," 2003.
  • "The Success of Divestitures in Merger Enforcement: A Case Study of the J&J—Pfizer Transaction International," with Steven Tenn, Journal of Industrial Organization, 2011.
  • "Biases in Demand Analysis Due to Variation in Retail Distribution," with Steven Tenn, International Journal of Industrial Organization, 2008.
  • "Economics at the FTC: Data Intensive Mergers and Policy R&D," with Michael Salinger, Keith Anderson, Christopher Garmon, and David Schmidt, Review of Industrial Organization, 2006.
  • "When Adding a Fuel Efficient Car Increases an Automaker’s CAFE Penalty," with Steven Tenn, Managerial and Decision Economics, 2005.
  • "Publicity and the Optimal Punitive Damage Multiplier," International Review of Law and Economics, 2004.
  • "Offsetting Behavior Effects of the Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards," Economic Inquiry, 2002.

Education

Emory University
PhD Economics
1999
UCLA
BA Economics
1993

Professional Experience

Acting Deputy Assistant Director
Federal Trade Commission
2016-present

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
1999-2016

Economic Advisor to Commissioner Wright
Federal Trade Commission
2013

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Georgetown University
2000-2009

Instructor
Emory University
1995-1999

Instructor
Georgia Institute of Technology
1998