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Aug 14, 2017, 12:05 ET Brattle Economists: NYISO Carbon Charge Could Help Meet New York Decarbonization Goals More Cost-Effectively

A report authored by economists at The Brattle Group and prepared for the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) finds that adding a carbon...


Jul 20, 2017, 08:30 ET Valuation and Commercial Damages Expert Chris Polson Joins The Brattle Group

The Brattle Group is pleased to announce that Chris Polson, a valuation and commercial damages expert, has joined the firm's Toronto office as a...


Jul 12, 2017, 08:30 ET New York Attorney General's Chief Economist Joins The Brattle Group

The Brattle Group is pleased to announce that competition and securities expert Dr. Guy Ben-Ishai has joined the firm's New York office as a...


Jul 06, 2017, 08:00 ET The Brattle Group's International Arbitration Expert Florin Dorobantu Promoted To Principal

Global economic consulting firm The Brattle Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Florin Dorobantu to principal. Dr. Dorobantu specializes...


Jun 29, 2017, 10:25 ET Brattle's Retail Energy Practice Analyzes Potential Response To The "Utility of the Future" In New Briefing Series

The Retail Energy Practice of global economic consultancy The Brattle Group is producing a series of briefs that provide an integrated view into...


Jun 21, 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,...


May 02, 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...


Jan 24, 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...


Jan 23, 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...


Jan 20, 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...


Jan 20, 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...


Dec 19, 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...


Dec 16, 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...


Dec 08, 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...


Nov 28, 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...


Nov 16, 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...


Oct 11, 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...


Oct 03, 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...


Aug 24, 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...


Jul 19, 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)...


Jul 19, 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...


Jul 19, 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...


Jun 28, 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...


Jun 23, 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...


Jun 21, 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...