ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Monument Economics Group, a business and economic consultancy based in Arlington, Virginia, formally launched operations mid-October. Monument provides expert consulting and strategic advisory services to law firms and corporate and government entities in the United States and internationally. Economists at Monument Economics Group offer expert testimony in a variety of legal contexts including antitrust and competition, international arbitration, valuation, class action, healthcare, survey design and statistical sampling, and damages analysis. Having testified before state and federal courts, as well as major international arbitration forums, Monument's team combines intellectual rigor with extensive real-world experience to provide clients with market studies, reports, management and strategy consultation, settlement analysis, and data analytics that are grounded in sound economic research and advanced quantitative and statistical methods. The firm is led by Dr. Russell Lamb who has provided expert testimony in State and Federal Courts in the United States and in Canada on a range of issues including class-certification and economic damages in antitrust, RICO, and consumer fraud matters. With over 30 years of practice in the field of economics, Dr. Lamb has an extensive background in applied econometrics and has developed econometric models to measure damages in a number of matters involving allegations of horizontal price fixing. In addition, he has provided expert advice to client attorneys at all levels of litigation and has authored more than 50 articles in peer-reviewed economics journals, trade press, and major newspapers. "Monument Economics Group fills a gap in the consulting market by providing quality analysis and testimony through direct and focused interaction with our clients. We are able to concentrate our expertise to provide the highest level of output for the case or project at hand," says Dr. Lamb.