Dr. Eric Fruits is an expert in economics, finance, and statistics. He has experience in applying economic, financial, and statistical analyses to issues involving real estate, securities, and business valuation. He has wide ranging knowledge and experience in competition, regulation, and antitrust issues. Dr. Fruits experience covers a wide range of industries and the government sector. He has been engaged on projects involving the securities, semiconductor, satellite television, timber, healthcare, and wine and liquor industries, as well as the retail and transit sectors.
Dr. Fruits has published peer-reviewed papers on initial public offering firms and on the formation of cartels. In addition to consulting, he has been a professor at Portland State University, the University of Southern California, Indiana University, and the Claremont Colleges where he has taught business, economics, finance, and statistics courses.