Matthew Chesnes

Matthew W. Chesnes

Economist
Division:
Antitrust
Phone:
(202) 326-3083
Email Address:
mchesnes@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

Selected Presentations

  • "Direct-to-Consumer Advertising and Online Search," Marketing Science/FTC Economic Conference on Marketing and Consumer Protection. Washington, DC (2016)
  • "Banning Foreign Pharmacies from Sponsored Search: The Online Consumer Response," National Bureau of Economic Research - IO.  Boston, MA (2014)
  • "Consumer Protection or Consumer Frustration? The Impact of Banning Foreign Pharmacies from Sponsored Search," International Industrial Organization Conference. Boston, MA (2013)
  • "Asymmetric Pass-Through in U.S. Gasoline Prices," Oberlin College. Oberlin, OH (2010)

Selected Reports

Education

University of Maryland
PhD Economics
2009
The London School of Economics
MS Economics
2002
Kenyon College
BA Economics & Statistics
2001

Fields of Interest

  • Industrial Organization
  • Antitrust
  • Pharmaceutical Advertising
  • Petroleum
  • Internet Search

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2009-Present

Adjunct Professor
Georgetown University
2017-Present

Adjunct Professor
Johns Hopkins University
2010-Present

Research Intern
Department of Justice, Antitrust Division
2006-2006

Research Assistant
Federal Reserve Board of Governors
2002-2004