Geoff is Executive Director of the International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE).
He is an expert in antitrust, telecommunications, intellectual property and consumer protection law and economics.
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Geoffrey A. Manne is Senior Fellow at TechFreedom.
He is also the founder and Executive Director of the International Center for Law and Economics (ICLE).
He is an expert in antitrust, telecommunications, intellectual property and consumer protection law and economics, among other subjects.
Prior to founding ICLE, Professor Manne was a law professor specializing in these subjects, as well as corporate governance and international economic regulation.
publications have appeared in journals including the Journal of Competition Law and Economics
, the Harvard Journal of Law and Technology and the Columbia Business Law Review
From 2006-2009 he
took a leave from teaching to direct Microsoft's law and economics academic outreach program.
is a noted antitrust scholar and technology policy expert (described by Herbert Hovenkamp (the "dean of American Antitrust Law") as a "top scholar of competition policy and intellectual property"), and is an expert in the economic analysis of law, drawing on AB and JD degrees from the University of Chicago.
Professor Manne practiced antitrust law and appellate litigation at Latham & Watkins LLP and served as a teaching fellow at the University of Chicago Law School and the University of Virginia School of Law.
clerked for Judge Morris S. Arnold on the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals and worked as a research assistant for Judge Richard Posner.
He was also once (very briefly) employed by the FTC.
With FTC Commissioner Joshua Wright, Professor Manne is the editor of a volume from Cambridge University Press entitled Competition Policy and Intellectual Property Law Under Uncertainty: Regulating Innovation.
Professor Manne is a member of the Bars of the Federal Circuit and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
He is also a member of the American Law and Economics Association, the Canadian Law and Economics Association and the International Society for New Institutional Economics.