Dr Piankov is a vice president in Analysis Group's Boston office. His case work has included the assessment of damages in intellectual property disputes in a variety of industries, market analyses and assessments of damages for major antitrust matters, and assessments of product safety and efficacy profiles in litigation and non-litigation contexts. He has supported experts in an analysis of the impact of allegedly anticompetitive practices in the software industry, with the preparation of a report and deposition testimony in a property auction revenue optimisation matter, and in several cases involving the use of statistical methods to evaluate product safety and efficacy. Dr Piankov has also worked on a number of class-related matters, supporting defendants’ experts in class certification and damages analyses. He was awarded a PhD in economics from Harvard University; an MA in economics from the New Economic School, Moscow; and a BA in economics from International University, Moscow.