Ph.D., economics, University of California, Los Angeles; B.A., economics, University of California, Berkeley
Summary of Experience
Dr. Hamasaki is an economist who specializes in the application of microeconomics, including industrial organization and game theory, to complex disputes and business problems. He has conducted theoretical and empirical analyses of questions arising in intellectual property and antitrust matters. Dr. Hamasaki's recent work has focused on the economic analysis of contracts in innovation settings; evaluation of the economic impact of various legal and governmental interventions; and the analysis of intellectual property, including reasonable royalty, commercial success, and fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory (FRAND) determinations. His work has spanned a variety of industries, including entertainment, health care, and high technology. Prior to joining Analysis Group, Dr. Hamasaki served as a research assistant and taught microeconomics at the University of California, Los Angeles.