Dr. Glenn Woroch is Adjunct Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, and Executive Director of the Center for Research on Telecommunications Policy. Dr. Woroch is an internationally recognized expert in the economics of the telecommunications industry, and has served as a consultant to governments and the private sector on a wide range of telecommunications issues.
Dr. Woroch has published numerous articles on industrial organization, regulation, antitrust, corporate strategy and intellectual property. He served on the editorial boards of Information Economics & Policy, the Journal of Regulatory Economics, and Telecommunications Policy and was a founding member of the International Telecommunications Society.
Dr. Woroch is regularly retained as an economic expert witness on litigation matters involving monopolization claims, mergers, intellectual property infringement, and economic damages. Besides his expertise in telecommunications, Dr. Woroch has extensive experience in the broadcast and cable television, computer software, personal computer, computer networking, ecommerce, electric power and food and beverage industries. Dr. Woroch has been an economic advisor to government agencies including the U.S. Departments of Energy and Justice and the Office of Technology Assessment. In addition to his U.S. engagements, he has consulted to private and public sector clients in Latin America, the Pacific Rim and Western Europe.
Previously, Dr. Woroch taught economics at the University of Rochester and Stanford University, and was Senior Member of Technical Staff at GTE Laboratories. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics and M.A. in Statistics from Berkeley.
Dr. Woroch’s CV is available here.
- Demand in a Portfolio-Choice Environment: The Evolution of Telecommunications, co-authored with Jeffrey T. Macher, John W. Mayo and Olga Ukhaneva, November 2011 (an academic paper)
- The “Wireless Tax Premium” Harms American Consumers and Squanders the Potential of the Mobile Economy, June 2011 (an economic policy vignette)
- Benchmarking Policy in a Global Telecommunications Industry: The Case of Net Neutrality, co-authored with John W. Mayo, Bruce Owen, Marius Schwartz, Robert Shapiro and Lawrence J. White, April 2010 (an economic policy vignette)