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Jorge Baez

Associate Director

Contact

New York City
Tel: +1 305 341 5060 | +1 212 345 5753
Fax: +1 212 345 4650

Email: jorge.baez@nera.com
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Education

MBA, Yale University
BA in economics and physics, Vassar College

Experience

Mr. Baez is an Associate Director at NERA specializing in securities, finance and statistics, including valuation and damage analyses. He has analyzed issues relevant to class certification, damages and the impact of market volatility on individual stocks in more than 50 securities class actions. Mr. Baez's testimony, litigation and advisory work experiences have involved economic reasonableness and valuation of various securities and structured products including mortgage-backed securities and equity options; analysis of swaps and futures trading; due diligence of hedge funds; and insider trading.  His work has focused on industries such as oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, banking and information technology. Mr. Baez has testified at trials in Federal District Court, and in Spanish and Swiss Courts.

Mr. Baez also manages projects in the economics of product liability. He has estimated the number and value of claims likely to arise from allegedly defective or harmful products, including asbestos and medical products.

Prior to joining NERA, Mr. Baez worked as a Consultant in BearingPoint's Strategy and Transformation Group within the Management Consulting Practice.

Mr. Baez is from Quito, Ecuador and fluent in English and Spanish. He received his MBA from Yale University, where he specialized in finance, statistics and strategy. He received his BA in economics and physics from Vassar College.

Languages

Spanish

Title Type Author
Asbestos: Economic Assessment of Bans and Declining Production and Consumption Report By Lucy P. Allen, Mary Elizabeth C. Stern, Jorge Baez, and Frank George
Update on Economic Analysis of Price Impact in Securities Class Actions Post-Hallibur... Brief Jorge Baez et al.
SEC Settlement Trends: 2H12 Update Report By Jorge Baez and Dr. James Overdahl with former NERA economist Dr. Elaine Buckberg