ACCC/AER Regulatory Conference 2007

The eighth ACCC/AER Regulatory conference Evolution of Regulation was held on Thursday 26th and Friday 27th July 2006 at the Hyatt Sanctuary Cove, Gold Coast, Queensland Australia.

Conference program

2007 Rgulatory Conference program ( PDF 352.85 KB )

Conference proceedings

Day one: Thursday 26 July 2007 Presentations
Session 1: Where we have been and where we are going—lessons from many countries

Welcome address by Graeme Samuel Chairman ACCC ( PDF 27.71 KB )

Presentation by Roger Noll ( PDF 51.58 KB )

note on Roger Noll's presentation ( PDF 25.84 KB )

Session 2: What is ‘regulatory risk’?

Presentation by Professor David Newbery, University of Cambridge ( PPT 332 KB )

Presentation by Professor Joshua Gans, University of Melbourne ( PPT 477 KB )

Session 3: Alternative approaches to regulation

Presentation by Dr Simon Cowan, University of Oxford ( PPT 173 KB )

Presentation by Dr John Small, Covec, New Zealand ( PPT 108 KB )

Presentation by Dr Denis Lawrence, Meyrick & Associates ( PPT 220.5 KB )

Breakout session 1:  Energy: Transmission pricing

Presentation by Professor Richard Green, University of Birmingham ( PPT 1.02 MB )

Presentation by Professor Richard Green, University of Birmingham - paper ( PDF 310.98 KB )

Presentation by Dr John Tamblyn, Chairman, AEMC ( PPT 131.5 KB )

Breakout session 1: Water: Water market regulation, infrastructure access and governance

Presentation by Professor Mike Young, University of Adelaide ( PPT 4.7 MB )

Presentation by Malcolm Thompson, Deputy CEO, National Water Commission ( PPT 1.17 MB )

Craig Fenton, Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers ( PPT 432 KB )

Conference dinner Dinner Speaker: Professor Roger Noll, Stanford University
Day two: Friday 27 July 2007 Presentations
Breakout session 2: Communications: The economic relationship between fixed and mobile voice services and the lessons for broadband

Presentation by Andy Banerjee, Vice-President, Analysis Group ( PPT 571.5 KB )

Presentation by Andy Banerjee, Vice-President, Analysis Group - paper ( PDF 325.39 KB )

Presentation by Ewan Sutherland, International Telecommunications Policy Analyst - paper ( PDF 376.8 KB )

Breakout session 2: The evolution of Part IIIA

Presentation by John Feil, Executive Director, National Competition ( PPT 7.43 MB )

Presentation by Linda Evans, Partner, Clayton Utz ( PPT 239.5 KB )

Peter Monkhouse,Vice-President, Iron ore, BHP Billiton ( PDF 955.97 KB )

Breakout session 3: Transport: The changing face of the port terminal operator business

Presentation by Professor Dr Theo Notteboom, University of Antwerp, Belgium - paper ( PDF 1.23 MB )

Presentation by David Greig, Executive Director, ACIL Tasman ( PPT 1.69 MB )

Presentation by Steve Meyrick, Managing Director, Meyrick & Associates ( PPT 179.5 KB )

Breakout session 3: Competition policy reforms and Australia’s infrastructure performance

Presentation by Greg Houston, Director, NERA Economic Consulting ( PPT 4.01 MB )

Presentation by Jeff Balchin, Director, The Allen Consulting Group ( PPT 3.72 MB )

Session 4: New directions in regulation—the next decade No papers

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