Dr. Song specializes in the areas of industrial organization, applied econometrics, and competition policies centered on horizontal mergers, two-sided markets, monopolization, class certification, and common ownership.
He consults on matters regarding information technology, digital platforms, credit cards, consumer packaged goods, agricultural products, media, and advertising as they relate to competition. He has been involved with matters on behalf of international government agencies, Fortune 500 companies, and other international conglomerates.
Prior to joining Brattle, Dr. Song was a Principal at a Washington, DC-based economics consulting firm. In addition, he has held faculty positions at the University of Rochester and the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he taught microeconomics and econometrics, among other topics. Dr. Song’s research is published in peer reviewed journals including The RAND Journal of Economics, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, and International Economic Review.