October 2, 2014--Martin Asher, former director of undergraduate Research and Scholars Programs at Wharton, has joined Nathan Associates as a Principal Economist and expert witness. Dr. Asher will be supporting the firm’s work in commercial litigation, class certification, and damage analysis.
Highly regarded for his expert testimony in antitrust cases involving allegations of price fixing and market allocation, Dr. Asher was the court-appointed damages expert in the largest gender discrimination case in the United States, and conducted contract research and evaluation for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Department of Public Welfare.
Dr. Asher has experience in many industries, from manufactured products to services. Associated with Wharton for 20 years, he will continue to teach in the Finance Department while working at Nathan Associates.