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Tufts University
Department of Economics
110A Braker Hall
8 Upper Campus Rd.
Medford, MA 02155-6722
Office: 617-627-2679
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Dan Richards
Professor, Department Chair

Ph.D. Yale University

Industrial organization, merger analysis

Professor Richards received his Ph.D. from Yale. In addition to teaching at Tufts, he has also taught at Queen's University, Hamilton College, the Sloan School of Management, the Rotterdam School of Management, and the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, He has also served as a consultant to government agencies, including the Federal Trade Commission. His papers have appeared in: the American Economic Review; the Journal of Business; Economica, the Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking; the Quarterly Journal of Economics; the Canadian Journal of Economics, Economic Letters, Public Choice; the Southern Economic Journal; the Journal of Macroeconomics; the Journal of Industrial Economics, the American Journal of Agricultural Economics, and the Review of Industrial Organization. With Lynne Pepall and George Norman, he is a co-author of Industrial Organization: Contemporary Theory and Practice, now in its fifth edition. Two recent publications include: 1) “Sequential Product Innovation, Competition, and Patent Policy.” (with G. Norman and L. Pepall)., Review of Industrial Organization, 48 (May, 2016), and . “Competition and Consumer Data.” (with G. Norman, L. Pepall, and L. Tan). Research in Economics (Special Issue), (December, 2016).