Bret Dickey is an Executive Vice President at Compass Lexecon and is based in Oakland. His areas of expertise include industrial organization, public economics, health economics, and econometrics and quantitative methods. He has over 20 years of experience applying economic and quantitative analysis to areas including antitrust, intellectual property, class certification, damages, and public policy. An important focus of his work has been the health care and life sciences industries, particularly pharmaceuticals and biologics, but also vaccines, medical equipment, laboratory and research equipment, and Medicare and Medicaid. His experience also spans a broad range of other industries including air transportation, financial services, housing, insurance, sports, technology, 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.