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21 Jun, 2017, 15:31 ET Regulatory Economist Agustin J. Ros Joins The Brattle Group

Global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group announced today that regulatory economist Dr. Agustin (Augie) Ros has joined the firm's Boston,...


02 May, 2017, 11:20 ET Brattle Economist Optimistic about Role of Wholesale Power Markets in Helping States Implement Energy Policy Goals

In responses to questions posed at today's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Technical Conference, Brattle Principal Dr. Samuel Newell...


24 Jan, 2017, 10:44 ET Transportation and Heating Electrification Could Aid in Increasing Utility Sales and Reducing Carbon Emissions, According to Brattle Economists

Economists at The Brattle Group released a whitepaper today that shows the potential for U.S. utility sales to nearly double by 2050 while energy...


23 Jan, 2017, 12:29 ET Brattle Report Highlights The Economic Impact Of The Offshore Affiliate Reinsurance Tax

A report co-authored by economists at global consulting firm The Brattle Group finds that newly-proposed tax legislation aiming to defer the...


20 Jan, 2017, 11:47 ET The Brattle Group Recognized As One Of The World's Top Firms For Competition Economics By Global Competition Review

For the 10th consecutive year, The Brattle Group has been named one of the world's top firms for competition economics by Global Competition Review...


20 Jan, 2017, 10:18 ET Whitepaper By Brattle Economists Examines Effective Hedging Instruments For Renewable Resource Development

A whitepaper released today by economists at The Brattle Group examines how wind generators could use standard electric and gas forward contracts...


19 Dec, 2016, 10:37 ET Nuclear Retirements Could Lead To Significant Increases In Short- And Long-Term Carbon Emissions, According To Brattle Economists

A whitepaper released today by economists at The Brattle Group finds that the vulnerability of some U.S. nuclear power plants to premature...


16 Dec, 2016, 14:51 ET Tax Reform Task Force Blueprint Could Lead To Increase In Domestic Retail Prices Of Gasoline And Diesel Fuel, According To Brattle Whitepaper

A whitepaper released today by leading energy and commodities expert Philip Verleger and economists at The Brattle Group finds that the U.S. House...


08 Dec, 2016, 12:10 ET Brattle Economists: Renewable Generation Investments are Quickly eclipsing RPS Mandates, facilitated by Regional Markets

Economists at The Brattle Group have released a presentation today that shows the U.S. electric power industry has been investing in renewable...


28 Nov, 2016, 11:18 ET Report By Brattle Economists Examines Implications Of Carbon Allowance Allocation Approaches Under Clean Power Plan

A report released today by consultants at global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group examines the economic and policy implications of...


16 Nov, 2016, 10:58 ET Including New Gas-Fired Combined Cycle Plants In State Clean Power Plan Compliance Could Lower System Costs Of Achieving Carbon Reduction Goals, According To Brattle Economists

A report issued today by consultants at global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group examines the potential implications for competitive...


11 Oct, 2016, 10:08 ET Life Insurance Industry's Patient Capital Is A Driver of Economic Growth and Stability

A new report co-authored by economists at global consulting firm The Brattle Group finds that the life insurance industry is a critical driver of...


03 Oct, 2016, 10:34 ET Finance Expert Elaine Buckberg Joins The Brattle Group From U.S. Treasury Department

 Global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group announced today that finance expert Dr. Elaine Buckberg has joined the firm's...


24 Aug, 2016, 11:28 ET The Brattle Group Recognized As One Of The 10 Best Consulting Firms To Work For By The Vault

 Global economic consultancy The Brattle Group has been recognized as one of the 10 best consulting firms to work for in the 2017 Vault...


19 Jul, 2016, 06:21 ET Le rapport des économistes de Brattle définit des orientations uniformes pour les autorités de régulation des télécommunications européennes

Un rapport publié aujourd'hui par les économistes de The Brattle Group offre des orientations pour les autorités réglementaires nationales (ARN)...


19 Jul, 2016, 05:27 ET Ein Bericht der Wirtschaftsexperten von Brattle legt einheitliche Richtlinien für Telekommunikationsregulierungsbehörden in der EU fest

 Ein heute von den Wirtschaftsexperten der The Brattle Group veröffentlichter Bericht bietet nationalen Regulierungsbehörden (NRB) in der EU...


19 Jul, 2016, 04:40 ET Un informe de Brattle Economists establece directrices uniformes para los reguladores de telecomunicaciones de la UE

 Un informe publicado hoy por los economistas de The Brattle Group ofrece directrices para las National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) con sede en la...


28 Jun, 2016, 17:57 ET Report By Brattle Economists Provides Guidance On Enabling Canadian Clean Energy Imports For Clean Power Plan Compliance

 Consultants at global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group issued a report today that provides technical guidance to U.S. state...


23 Jun, 2016, 10:30 ET Commercial Litigation And Intellectual Property Expert Andy Harington Joins The Brattle Group

 Global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group announced today that commercial litigation and intellectual property expert Andy...


21 Jun, 2016, 10:41 ET Whitepaper By Brattle Economists Examines Clean Energy Policy Options For Massachusetts To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

A new whitepaper released today by economists at The Brattle Group examines the clean energy resources available for the Commonwealth of...


16 Mar, 2016, 09:13 ET The Brattle Group Opens An Office In Sydney

Global economic consultancy The Brattle Group announced today that it has opened an office in Sydney to support its clients in Australia and...


10 Feb, 2016, 14:12 ET Report By Brattle Economists Finds Electric Water Heaters Can Provide Economic And Environmental Benefits

 A new report by economists at global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group reveals that advanced strategies of using electric water...


04 Feb, 2016, 11:09 ET Financial Industry Expert Christopher Laursen Joins The Brattle Group

Global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group announced today that financial industry expert Christopher Laursen has joined the firm's...


29 Jan, 2016, 09:35 ET Michael Cragg Elected Chairman Of The Brattle Group

Global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group announced today that Principal Michael Cragg has been elected Chairman of the firm's Board...


19 Jan, 2016, 11:18 ET The Brattle Group Recognized As One Of The World's Top Firms For Competition Economics By Global Competition Review

 Global economic consultancy The Brattle Group has been named one of the world's top firms for competition economics by Global...