Alex Vekker

Adjunct Lecturer

Dr. Alexander Vekker is the founder and president of Vekker Consulting, LLC. He is also teaching economics and statistics classes at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Vekker received a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania in 2001.

His research on temporary workers was published in the Journal of Labor Research, and he has also served as a referee for the International Journal of Manpower and Journal of Regional Science.

In his most recent research work, which was published in BMC Genomics, he used his expertise on the application of statistics to contribute to a multidisciplinary research project.

Dr. Vekker's consulting practice focuses on economic and statistical analysis in employment discrimination and wage and hour litigation. He has been retained as an expert in dozens of employment matters. Dr. Vekker testified as an expert witness in federal and state courts. He has also provided his expertise in mediation of numerous matters.