Healthcare (Private Sector) 

(Coming Soon)

David Mills

Professor


Office Address

Monroe Hall, room 218

Hours: Wednesday 3:30 - 5:00pm

Fields of Interest

Pricing Strategies, Industry Structure, Vertical Relationships, Antitrust Policy, Regulating Infrastructure

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering (BSIE), Georgia Institute of Technology
Master of Arts (MA), Stanford University
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Stanford University

Research Papers

Selected Publications

  • “Ownership Arrangements and Congestion-Prone Facilities, American Economic Review 71 (1981) 493-502. 
  • Growth, Speculation and Sprawl in a Monocentric City," The Journal of Urban Economics 10 (1981) 201-226.
  • "Industry Structure with Fluctuating Demand," (with Laurence Schumann), American Economic Review 75 (1985) 758-767.
  • "Testing for Predation: Is Recoupment Feasible?" (with Kenneth G. Elzinga) The Antitrust Bulletin 34 (1989) 869-893.
  • "Capacity Expansion and the Size of Plants," RAND Journal of Economics 21 (1990) 555-566.
  • "Why Retailers Sell Private Labels," Journal of Economics and Management Strategy 4 (1995) 509-528.
  • "Price Wars Triggered by Entry," (with Kenneth G. Elzinga), International Journal of Industrial Organization 17 (1999) 179-198.
  • “Buyer Power and Industry Structure,” Review of Industrial Organization 36 (2010) 213-225.
  •  “The Lerner Index of Monopoly Power: Origins and Uses,” (with Kenneth G. Elzinga), American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings 101 (2011) 558-564.
  • “Countervailing Power and Chain Stores,” Review of Industrial Organization, 42 (2013) 281-295.
  • “Inducing Cooperation with a Carrot Instead of a Stick,” Review of Industrial Organization, 50 (2017) 245-261

Department of Economics

University of Virginia
248 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4182
Phone: 434-924-3177
Fax: 434-982-2904