Michael A. Lipsitz

Economist
Division:
Antitrust
Phone:
(202) 326-3339
Email Address:
mlipsitz@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "Low Wage Workers and the Enforceability of Noncompete Agreements," with E. Starr, Management Science, 2021.
  • "The Labor Market Effects of Legal Restrictions on Worker Mobility," with M. Johnson and K. Lavetti, SSRN, 2021.
  • "Why Are Low-Wage Workers Signing Noncompete Agreements?" with M. Johnson, Journal of Human Resources, 2020.

Education

Boston University
PhD Economics
2017
Haverford College
BA Mathematics and Economics
2009

Fields of Interest

  • Labor Economics
  • Industrial Organization
  • Public Policy

Professional Experience

Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2020-Present

Assistant Professor
Miami University
2017-2020