Dr. Darryl Biggar
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)
Darryl R. Biggar is a native of New Zealand. He received the M.A. degree in mathematics from Cambridge University, Cambridge, U.K., and the Ph.D. degree in economics from Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA. He is an economist with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) and the Australian Energy Regulator. He specializes in the economics of regulation, including issues such as the design of incentive mechanisms, foundations of regulation, and the design of electricity markets and water markets. He has a particular interest in electricity markets including issues of nodal and zonal pricing and the measurement and control of market power. Prior
to the ACCC, he worked for the OECD in Paris, France, the New Zealand government, and for University College, London, U.K.