Economic Analysis of Allegations in Cigarette Litigations and the Impact of FTC Regulation

The journal Research in Law and Economics recently published an article co-authored by Navigant Economics Managing Director James Langenfeld titled, "Economic Analysis of Allegations in Cigarette Litigations and the Impact of FTC Regulation." “Class certification can involve analyzing millions of data points to evaluate class typicality or commonality,” says Sabbe. For example, “We can programmatically map latitude/longitude/GPS points, plot routes, and calculate distances. This is helpful for class actions involving routes/distances, or for class actions involving environmental events in which we want to assess proximity to the event,” Sabbe notes.The article discusses recent cases brought against cigarette manufacturers and the economic evidence behind the allegations made against the manufacturers.  The journal Research in Law and Economics recently published an article co-authored by Navigant Economics Managing Director James Langenfeld titled, "Economic Analysis of Allegations in Cigarette Litigations and the Impact of FTC Regulation." The article discusses recent cases brought against cigarette manufacturers and the economic evidence behind the allegations made against the manufacturers. 

The journal Research in Law and Economics recently published an article co-authored by Navigant Economics Managing Director James Langenfeld titled, "Economic Analysis of Allegations in Cigarette Litigations and the Impact of FTC Regulation." The article discusses recent cases brought against cigarette manufacturers and the economic evidence behind the allegations made against the manufacturers. The journal Research in Law and Economics recently published an article co-authored by Navigant Economics Managing Director James Langenfeld titled, "Economic Analysis of Allegations in Cigarette Litigations and the Impact of FTC Regulation." The article discusses recent cases brought against cigarette manufacturers and the economic evidence behind the allegations made against the manufacturers. Click here to learn more.

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