Janet S. Netz, PhD
- Ph.D. in Economics, University of Michigan
- M.A. in Economics, University of Michigan
- B.A. in Economics, University of California at Berkeley, cum laude
Dr. Netz was an Associate Professor of Economics with tenure at Purdue University when she resigned to join applEcon in 2001. Dr. Netz also taught as a Visiting Associate Professor at the University of Michigan. She has taught courses in Industrial Organization, Antitrust and Regulation, Microeconomic Theory, and International Economics at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral levels. Dr. Netz has published papers in peer-reviewed journals on the competitive effects of aftermarkets and standards-setting, spatial competition, and the real effects of futures markets.
Dr. Netz has consulted in antitrust litigation on both liability and damages issues and has offered testimony related to class certification. She has consulted on matters involving personal computer software, mainframe, and microprocessor industries, among others. She has been the expert witness in cases involving Microsoft software, PCP and EPDM chemicals, alder lumber, NCAA football and basketball, and clean-air gasoline.