Dr. Patrick Gaughan: Expert Services In Economics And Finance

Dr. Patrick Gaughan holds a Ph.D. in economics and is a retired tenured, graduate level, full professor of economics and finance at the College of Business, Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey. Dr. Gaughan is currently a professor of economics and finance at the University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) in Beijing, China.

He is also president of Economatrix Research Associates, Inc. and a leading authority in the field of valuation and measurement of damages in commercial litigation

Fields of expertise:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Applied Macroeconomics
  • Forensic and Litigation Economics
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Punitive Damages
  • Commercial Damages


Through his company, Dr. Gaughan provides consulting services in complex matters, including: Litigation Economics, Business Valuations, Mergers and Acquisitions, Forensic Economics, Business Interruption Lawsuits, Commercial Damages, Business Valuation, Lost Profits Valuations, Personal Injury and Employment Suits, Wrongful Death and Wrongful Termination Suits, Cross-examination of Opposing Experts, Regional Economic Consulting, Shareholder & Securities Litigation, Punitive Damages Claims, Intellectual Property, Econometrics, Statistical Analysis, Forecasting, Empirical Modeling, Antitrust and more.

Latest Books:

Dr. Gaughan has authored numerous on topics such as mergers and acquisitions and commercial damages. He is the author of Mergers, Acquisitions and Corporate Restructurings, 6th Edition (John Wiley & Sons, 2015), of which the first edition was awarded Book of the Year in accounting by The Association of American Publishers. See all of Dr. Gaughan’s books »


Dr. Gaughan offers several comprehensive seminars on Mergers and Acquisitions, Commercial Damages, Measuring Lost Profits and Measuring Lost Earnings and Benefits. These seminars are CLE accredited and are offered independently or in conjunction with continuing legal education organizations. See all of Dr. Gaughan’s seminars »

Media & Videos

Dr. Gaughan frequently appears on various talk shows discussing financial issues and is also called upon as an expert witness in court. See all of Dr. Gaughan’s videos »