Matthew Weinberg's Website

Associate Professor 
Department of Economics
The Ohio State University

Email: weinberg.133(at)osu(dot)edu 




Mailing Address:                Department of Economics
                                           Arps Hall, 4th Floor
                                           1945 N. High Street
                                           Columbus, OH 43210

Last updated 2/27/2021.

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Works in Progress

Bid Preference Programs, Entry, and Competition in Procurement Auctions
with Nayul Kim

A Study of the Market Impact of a Cartel, in progress.
with Nathan H. Miller and Marc Remer

Mergers, Distribution, and Market Power, in progress.
with Ambarish Chandra

Published or Accepted Papers:
Oligopoly Price Leadership and Mergers: The United States Beer Industry, last revised December 18, 2020. Conditionally accepted at The American Economic Review.

Any Willing Provider and Negotiated Pharmaceutical Prices, revised November 5, 2019, forthcoming in the Journal of Industrial Economics. 

with Ambarish Chandra, Management Science, Vol. 64, Issue 11 (November 2018), 4967-5460.

with Nathan H. Miller, Econometrica, Vol. 85, No. 6 (November 2017), 1763-1791.
This paper previously circulated under the title "The Market Power Effects of  a Merger: Empirical Evidence from the U.S. Brewing Industry".
  • 2018 Best Paper Award, Association of Competition Economics
  • 2015 Robert F. Lanzilotti Prize for Best Paper in Antitrust Economics (International Industrial Organization Conference).

Efficiencies Brewed: Pricing and Consolidation in U.S. Brewing,  Rand Journal of Economics, 46(2) Summer 2015

with Carlos Dobkin and Nancy Nicosia, Journal of Public Economics, Volume 120, December 2014

with Orley Ashenfelter and Daniel Hosken,  American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 5(1) February 2013

Evidence on the Accuracy of Merger Simulations
 with Daniel Hosken, Review of Economics and Statistics, 95(5), December 2013

More Evidence on the Performance of Merger Simulations, American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 101(3), May 2011

with Orley Ashenfelter, Daniel Hosken, and Michael Vita, International Journal of the Economics of Business, 18(1), February 2011

 with Giovanni Mastrobuoni, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 1(2) August, 2009

Generating Evidence to Guide Merger Enforcement
with Orley Ashenfelter and Daniel Hosken, Competition Policy International, Volume 5, No. 1, Spring 2009.

The Price Effects of Horizontal Mergers, Journal of Competition Law and Economics, June 2008

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