Ph.D., public policy, Harvard University; B.S.C.E. (civil engineering), Rice University
Summary of Experience
Dr. Borck specializes in the application of economics and statistics in the areas of finance, antitrust economics, and energy and environment. His work in finance has included analyzing the performance of mortgages and mortgage-backed securities, evaluating the history of public policy toward homeownership, and designing and critiquing statistical sampling methodologies to detect defects in the mortgage underwriting process. In antitrust economics, he has investigated the impacts of cartel activity on prices and profit. His work in energy and environment has included the analysis of state and federal climate policies, natural gas markets, recycling, and damages from environmental contamination. Dr. Borck has assisted clients in all phases of the litigation process and has supported expert witnesses in their preparation of reports and other testimony. He has taught economics and statistics at the Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard College, and Northeastern University.
White Paper, March 2013
White Paper, October 2011
White Paper, February 2010. Commissioned by the Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA)
Submitted to the California Economic and Allocation Advisory Committee (EAAC)
White Paper. Commissioned by the Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA), July 2009