Improving markets, regulation, and sector structure

For investors and asset owners,

we advocate market designs that will enable investor returns while serving the public interest. We help them comply with regulations set by competition authorities, protect themselves from market manipulation, and profit from sector transformation caused by disruptive technologies and regulatory changes

For international agencies and the public sector,

we design markets for vital public services, Design regulation to control monopoly power and to limit negative externalities , and transform sector performance through appropriate policies and sector designs.

Sectors

National Ports Regulator Technical Assistance, Vanuatu

National Ports Regulator Technical Assistance, Vanuatu

Castalia established the rationale for economic regulation of ports in Vanuatu, along with the framework of the regulating agency. The Government of Vanuatu did not have the institutional capacity to regulate the economic activity of its ports and manage the ... Read more
Jamaica Water Policy and Rural Water Strategy

Jamaica Water Policy and Rural Water Strategy

Castalia drafted Jamaica’s Water Policy and Rural Water Strategy. Jamaica needed to make its water supply sustainable through: developing Integrated Water Resource Management approaches; ensuring cost-recovery; enabling private investment and competition; and using optimal technologies for rural water supply ... Read more
Review of Capital Expenditure Guidelines for Electricity Distributors, Australia

Review of Capital Expenditure Guidelines for Electricity Distributors, Australia

Castalia showed how Australian Energy Regulator’s guidelines for capital expenditure reviews would increase risk for distribution businesses. Five private electricity distribution companies wanted to be sure the new guidelines embodied best regulatory practice ... Read more
Review of Vertical Integration between Generation and Retail in the Electricity Market, Australia

Review of Vertical Integration between Generation and Retail in the Electricity Market, Australia

Castalia examined the impact of vertical integration in the Australian electricity market. Regulators and policy makers were concerned that vertical integration was reducing competition ... Read more
Christchurch Airport Price Review, New Zealand

Christchurch Airport Price Review, New Zealand

Castalia developed a building blocks model to assess efficient costs of Christchurch Airport’s new terminal. We proposed prices that the airport should charge airlines to recover the cost of the new terminal facility. Christchurch Airport was investing in a new ... Read more
Electricity Market Security of Supply, New Zealand

Electricity Market Security of Supply, New Zealand

Castalia advised on the optimal level of security of electricity supply for New Zealand, and how best to achieve it. Variations in rainfall and snow-melt exposed New Zealand’s hydro-dominated electricity system to risk of energy shortages ... Read more
Water Resource Regulatory Framework, Philippines

Water Resource Regulatory Framework, Philippines

Castalia defined water allocation principles for the National Water Resources Board in the Philippines that were socially acceptable and economically efficient for both urban and agricultural users. The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) is the agency responsible for regulation of ... Read more
ICT Regulation Toolkit

ICT Regulation Toolkit

Castalia developed a Toolkit on Regulation for Competition, Interconnection and Pricing for the International Telecommunications Union. To enable all governments and regulators to draw on lessons of global experience in how to design regulation that promotes inter-connection, competition and efficient ... Read more

Our improving markets, regulation, and sector structure experts

Alex Sundakov

Alex Sundakov

Executive Director
Andrew Swanson

Andrew Swanson

Senior Analyst
Anton Murashev

Anton Murashev

Managing Director
David Ehrhardt

David Ehrhardt

Chief Executive
Dylan James

Dylan James

Director
Gianmarco Servetti

Gianmarco Servetti

Practice Leader
Veronica Lizzio

Veronica Lizzio

Senior Analyst

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United States of America

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AUCKLAND
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New Zealand

WELLINGTON
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New Zealand

PARIS
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France

BOGOTÁ
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Calle 81 #11-08, Piso 5, Oficina 5-127
Colombia

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WASHINGTON, DC
+1 (202) 466-6790
1747 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 1200
United States of America

SYDNEY
+61 (2) 9231 6862
Suite 19.01, Level 19, 227 Elizabeth Street
Australia

AUCKLAND
+64 (4) 913 2800
74D France Street, Newton South
New Zealand

WELLINGTON
+64 (4) 913 2800
Level 2, 88 The Terrace
New Zealand

PARIS
+33 (1) 73 44 26 97
6 Rue Duret
France

BOGOTÁ
+57 (1) 508 5794
Calle 81 #11-08, Piso 5, Oficina 5-127
Colombia

Thinking for a better world.

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