Matthew Weinberg's Website

Assistant Professor
Drexel University

Email: mcw325(at)drexel(dot)edu 
Google Voice: (906) 934-6436     



Mailing Address:                 Lebow College of Business
                                           School of Economics
                                           3201 Market Street, 10th Floor
                                           Philadelphia, PA 19104


Last updated 1/21/2015.

Unpublished Papers:
Mergers and Tacit Collusion, First Draft, January 2015
with Nathan H. Miller 

Excess Sensitivity of Consumption to Social Security Benefit Payments : Evidence from New Data with Variation in Pay Dates (under revision)
with Giovanni Mastrobuoni and Nate Vellekoop

Current Projects:

Unintended Costs of Anti-Drug Policy: Evidence from Regulations Targeting Methamphetamine Precursors
with Justin Marion and Carlos Dobkin

Competition and Advertising
with Ambarish Chandra

Published or Accepted Papers:
Efficiencies Brewed: Pricing and Consolidation in U.S. Brewing, updated 11/13/2014, forthcoming at Rand Journal of Economics
with Orley Ashenfelter and Daniel Hosken 

with Carlos Dobkin and Nancy Nicosia, revised 7/29/2014, forthcoming at Journal of Public Economics

Did Robert Bork Understate the Competitive Impact of Mergers?  Evidence from Consummated Mergers
with  Orley Ashenfelter and Daniel Hosken, forthcoming at Journal of Law and Economics

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