Bruce Kobayashi

Professor of Law

School of Law

George Mason University

3301 N. Fairfax Dr.
Arlington, VA 22201

(703) 993-8034

Website: George Mason University faculty profile

Issues: Competition Policy and Antitrust, Innovation and Economic Growth, Intellectual Property, Interoperability and Privacy and Security

About Bruce Kobayashi

Bruce H. Kobayashi's background in economics makes him a vital part of the law and economics focus at George Mason. Since coming to George Mason in 1992, he has been a frequent contributor to economics and law and economics journals. He previously served as a senior economist with the Federal Trade Commission, a senior research associate with the U.S. Sentencing Commission, and an economist with the U.S. Department of Justice.

Professor Kobayashi was educated at the University of California, Los Angeles, earning his B.S. in Economics and System Science (1981), and his M.A. (1982) and Ph.D. (1986) in Economics.

He teaches Litigation and Dispute Resolution Theory, Quantitative Forensics, and Legal and Economic Theory of Intellectual Property.

B.S., Economics‐System Science, UCLA, June 1981
M.A., Economics, UCLA, 1982
Ph.D., Economics, UCLA, 1986