Mathis Wagner is a Senior Economist in the Antitrust Practice at Bates White. He is an expert in the empirical methods used in antitrust and competition analysis, with experience in monopolization in cases involving vertically-integrated firms and two-sided markets. Recently, he supported testifying experts in Apple v. Qualcomm and American Express Anti-Steering Rules Antitrust Litigation.
Prior to joining Bates White, Dr. Wagner was a faculty member at Boston College, where he taught courses in labor economics and microeconomics at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. His research has primarily focused on the impact of immigration and refugees in host countries, the determinants of migration decisions, and the incentives inherent in the design of Old-Age Social Security. Dr. Wagner has extensive experience consulting with the World Bank. He has published in peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Labor Economics, World Bank Economic Review, Experimental Economics, Economic Inquiry, and the Scandinavian Journal of Economics.
PhD, Economics, University of Chicago
MA, Economics, University of Chicago
BA, Economics, University of Cambridge