Bret Dickey

Executive Vice President


Bret Dickey is an Executive Vice President at Compass Lexecon and co-head of Compass Lexecon’s Oakland office. His fields of specialization include industrial organization, public economics, health economics, and econometrics and quantitative methods. He has nearly 25 years of experience in economic consulting, applying economic and quantitative analysis in the context of legal, regulatory, and policy disputes, particularly in the areas of antitrust, intellectual property, class certification, and damages. His research and consulting work have focused substantially on the healthcare and life sciences industries, particularly pharmaceuticals, but also health insurance, hospitals, medical devices, and laboratory and research equipment. His experience also spans a broad range of other industries including financial services, insurance, housing, technology, sports, and ticketing services. Dr. Dickey has testified in federal and state courts and before the U.S. House of Representatives. He serves on FTI Consulting’s Pro Bono Advisory Committee and has an active pro bono practice.

Dr. Dickey received an M.A. and a Ph.D. in Economics from Stanford University and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Compass Lexecon, he held positions at LECG, the SPHERE Institute, and the Council of Economic Advisers.

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    • PhD in Economics, Stanford University
    • MA in Economics, Stanford University
    • BA in Economics, University of Pennsylvania

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