Geoffrey A. Manne

Geoffrey A. Manne is the president and founder of the International Center for Law and Economics (ICLE), a nonprofit, nonpartisan research center based in Portland, Oregon. He is an expert in the economic analysis of law, focusing particularly on antitrust and the regulation of technology. After teaching law & economics, international economic regulation, and other courses at Lewis & Clark Law School for several years, he decamped to work in Microsoft’s legal & corporate affairs department. He subsequently founded ICLE in 2009. Manne is also a distinguished fellow at Northwestern University’s Center on Law, Business, and Economics. In 2017 he was appointed by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to a two-year term on the FCC’s Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee, and before that he served for two years on the FCC’s Consumer Advisory Committee.