Erik Hovenkamp

Erik Hovenkamp

Erik Hovenkamp is an economics Ph.D. candidate at Northwestern University, and a Kauffman Dissertation Fellow in the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Erik is also a recent graduate of Northwestern's Pritzker School of Law. His research focuses on patents, antitrust, innovation, and the economic analysis of law. For more information, or to contact Erik, please visit his website.


Posts by Erik Hovenkamp


Reverse Payment Settlements and Holdup Under PTAB

One reason the PTAB is convenient for reaching reverse payment deals is that there is no direct antitrust oversight, since its judges are administrators with very narrow …
By Erik Hovenkamp & Jorge Lemus
4 years ago 8