Robert C. Marshall Biography

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Dr. Robert C. Marshall, Ph.D.

Dr. Robert Marshall is Head of Economics and Co-Director of The Center for the Study of Auctions, Procurements and Competition Policy at The Pennsylvania State University. He is also a Partner at the economic consulting firm, Bates White, LLC. Dr. Marshall provides intellectual leadership in antitrust litigation, with particular expertise in antitrust liability and cartels. He is a recognized thought leader in the areas of industrial organization, collusion, applied game theory, auctions, and procurements. Dr. Marshall痴 work has appeared in American Economic Review, Antitrust Law Journal, Journal of Political Economy, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Games and Economic Behavior, and other academic journals.

Dr. Marshall痴 expertise with regard to collusion has been instrumental in major antitrust litigation cases. In In re Vitamins Antitrust Litigation, Dr. Marshall served as a liability expert and examined whether economic evidence demonstrated the defendants began colluding much earlier than the time period for which they pled guilty.


Ph.D., Economics, University of California, San Diego; A.B., Economics, Princeton University

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Updated June 25, 2015

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