Loren Poulsen is an Executive Vice President with Compass Lexecon based in Washington, DC. His expertise spans the breadth of antitrust economics including market definition, entry analysis, class certification, damage analysis and competitive effects in a wide array of industries and applications, including consumer products, telecommunications, commercial real estate, medical devices, industrial products and health care. His specific areas of specialty include empirical analyses in both litigation and merger analyses.
He has authored or co-authored papers filed with the New Zealand Commerce Commission and the FCC. He has considerable experience and expertise in large scale databases and complex empirical analyses. He joined Compass Lexecon (formerly COMPASS) in 2005 from CapAnalysis. Prior to that time, he taught microeconomics at George Mason University while pursuing his doctorate. He has a Ph.D. in Economics from George Mason University, and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Dallas, B.S. in Economics, 1994.