Jason Jianjun Wu is a Senior Vice President with Compass Lexecon and specializes in economic analysis of antitrust and competition matters. His experience includes competitive analysis of mergers and acquisitions, price-fixing, monopolization, vertical restraints and exclusionary conduct. He has also worked on intellectual property disputes involving fair and reasonable royalties for Standard Essential Patents and copyrighted music contents. He has presented his research to regulatory agencies including the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) in China and Taiwan Fair Trade Commission (TFTC). He has also assisted numerous clients and provided crucial support to expert witnesses for their testimonies in antitrust and regulatory matters in Australia, China, Europe and the United States.
Prior to joining Compass Lexecon, Dr. Wu was an Economist with Princeton Economics Group. Before that, he was an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Arizona, where he received three awards for excellence in teaching. He was a visiting Assistant Professor at Northwestern University from July 2008 to June 2009 and a visiting scholar at Monash University in Australia from August 1999 to June 2000.
Dr. Wu received his Ph.D. in Managerial Economics and Strategy from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He also holds a B.A. and an M.A. in Economics from Sun Yat-sen University. He is a native speaker of Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese, and is fluent in English.
Dr. Wu has published in peer-reviewed journals including the Rand Journal of Economics, the Journal of Industrial Economics and the Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, and he continues to actively pursue research in economic and industrial organization. He has served as a referee for various leading economic journals and received an Outstanding Referee Award from the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control in 2010.