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Howard Chang

Howard Chang, Principal at Global Economics Group LLC, specializes in antitrust issues. He has directed and managed economic research in a number of major antitrust matters, including cases involving allegations of monopolization, exclusionary practices, vertical restraints, and price fixing. Mr. Chang has worked on mergers and acquisitions covering a wide range of industries, including a variety of consumer product, pharmaceutical, online and high-technology industries. His recent experience includes work on a merger cleared under the 2010 US Horizontal Merger Guidelines following a second request. In addition to his antitrust experience, Mr. Chang has worked on a variety of litigation matters involving commercial litigation, damages and intellectual property. He has significant experience with regulatory issues in financial markets. Mr. Chang also has expertise in the payment card industry, in the financial sector, and in online and high technology industries including search advertising, display advertising, online media, and computer software. Mr. Chang has served as an economic expert in a case in the ATM industry and has submitted written expert filings in number of antitrust investigations. Mr. Chang received his MA degree in Economics from Yale University, as well as his BA degrees in Economics and Mathematics, magna cum laude. Mr. Chang has completed coursework toward a PhD in Economics and taught classes in intermediate microeconomic theory at Harvard University. Education: MA, Economics (Yale) BA, Economics & Mathematics, magna cum laude (Yale).