Competition and economic regulation

Competition and economic regulation

Oct 9

Professor Flavio Menezes will brief CEDA Trustees on the Queensland Competition Authority’s current projects and forward work to enable fair access to vital infrastructure and essential services, price efficiency and growth in the Queensland economy.


Professor Flavio Menezes, Chair, Queensland Competition Authority

Event overview

The QCA plays an important role regulating activity, growing competition and avoiding the manipulation of prices and markets important to the State economy.  It is responsible for delivering pragmatic solutions to complex matters which enable fair access and costs, encourages business growth and ensures markets work effectively.

Professor Menezes will provide the regulator’s perspective on the outcomes of recent reports and expectations for the future.

This briefing is by invitation only to CEDA Trustees. Trustees are senior leaders nominated by CEDA member organisations. At CEDA boardroom briefings Trustees hear from an informed, expert guest speaker in a private, small group setting. Invitations to boardroom briefings are a valued benefit of CEDA membership. Chatham House Rule applies.

Meet the speaker

Professor Flavio Menezes
Chair, Queensland Competition Authority

Professor Menezes is a Professor of Economics at the University of Queensland and was appointed to the Queensland Competition Authority board in 2016 and chair since June 2018.

Flavio has extensive consulting experience advising Federal and State Governments and institutions including AEMC, ACCC and IPART on market design issues in regulatory environments. He has also provided economic advice to various private and public organisations on mergers, competition and regulatory issues.

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