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Christopher J. Metcalf


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Selected Publications

  • "Investigating a Merger in the Pharmacy Benefit Management Industry: The Express Scripts Acquisition of Medco (2012)," with Francine LaFontaine, David R. Schmidt, and Brett W. Wendling, The Antitrust Revolution, 7th Edition, 2018.
  • "Economics at the FTC: Drug and PBM Mergers and Drip Pricing," with Shelanski, Farrell, Sullivan, and Wendling, Review of Industrial Organization, 2012.
  • "Persistence of Technological Leadership: Emerging Technologies and Incremental Innovation," Journal of Industrial Economics, 2011.
  • "Price Discrimination and Resale: A Classroom Experiment," with Atin Basuchoudhary; Kai Pommerenke, David Reiley, Christian Rojas, Marzena Rostek, and James Stodder, 2008.


The Johns Hopkins University
PhD Economics
The Johns Hopkins University
MA Economics
BA Economics

Fields of Interest

  • Industrial Organization
  • Antitrust

Professional Experience

Federal Trade Commission

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