Gary Harvey is President and Principal Consultant at William E. Wecker Associates, Inc. based in Jackson Hole, WY. He received the Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics from the United States Air Force Academy and the Master of Science degree in Operations Research from the Air Force Institute of Technology. Prior to joining William E. Wecker Associates, Inc. he was an officer in the U.S. Air Force analyzing U.S. force structure and weapon systems performance.
He has served as an expert witness in litigation, arbitration, and regulatory proceedings involving evaluation of damages, breach of contract, copyright infringement, consumer product performance, epidemiology, sample design, payment card market analysis and profitability, statistical analysis of payment card industry data, and class certification.
Additionally, he has worked as a consultant on numerous litigation and business consulting engagements including: antitrust matters involving claims of price-fixing; matters involving claims of false advertising, unfair competition and monopolization, consumer product safety and performance, and environmental damage; class actions alleging disparate impact in insurance, insurance claims, lending, and wages; and patent and intellectual property matters involving pharmaceutical drugs, petrochemical formulation, and automobile components.
Mr. Harvey has expertise in statistical and mathematical analysis of data. This expertise includes damage analysis; survey design, analysis and administration; U.S. and international payment card market analysis, profitability and forecasting; human health and epidemiology involving tobacco risks, dynamic propagation of viruses, pharmaceutical drugs, and consumer products; automobile safety and valuation; hospital data analysis; class certification; evaluation of insurance claims including allocation among primary and excess insurance carriers; regression analysis; survival analysis; Bayesian analysis including imputation of missing data, propensity score analysis, conjoint analysis, forecasting, and big data analysis.