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Dr. Tye is an expert in economic analysis and public policy and has been an economic consultant for over twenty years. He specializes in regulatory and antitrust issues. His clients have included regulatory bodies, companies in regulated industries, and law firms. He has authored or co-authored over one hundred papers and publications, including four books.

A list of Dr. Tye's expert testimony is available upon request.

Presentation
Is “Cost-of-Service Plus Incentives” the Best We Can Do?
July 28, 2011
Presented at the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Twelfth ACCC Regulatory Conference Regulating for the Future
Article
How to Value a Lost Opportunity: Defining and Measuring Damages from Market Foreclosure
December 2007
In The Economics of Antitrust Injury and Firm-Specific Damages, edited by Kevin S. Marshall, and published by Lawyers & Judges Publishing Co. Inc.
Article
Antitrust Damages from Lost Opportunities
December 2007
In The Economics of Antitrust Injury and Firm-Specific Damages, edited by Kevin S. Marshall, and published by Lawyers & Judges Publishing Co. Inc.
Article
Who Pays, Who Benefits, and Adequate Investment in Natural Gas Infrastructure
2007
Published in Energy Law Journal
Presentation
Economic Expert Testimony in the Post Daubert/Kumho Era
June 16, 2000
William B. Tye and John R. Meyer
Presented at the SEAK, Inc. Ninth Annual National Expert Witness and Litigation Seminar, Hyannis, MA.
Presentation
How to Structure and Present Expert Testimony in the Post-Kumho Era
June 15, 2000
William B. Tye and Susan J. Guthrie
Presented at the SEAK, Inc. Ninth Annual National Expert Witness and Litigation Seminar, Hyannis, MA.
Presentation
Damages, Antitrust Litigation: Strategies for Success
2000
Published by Practicing Law Institute
Article
Promoting Effective Competition Through Interconnection Policy
March 1999
Published in Telecommunications Policy
Book
Essays in Transportation Policy and Economics: A Handbook in Honor of John R. Meyer
1999
William B. Tye, Clifford Winston, Jose A. Gomez-Ibañez, and eds.
Published by The Brookings Institution
Article
A Rehabilitation of Fully Allocated Cost: Capacity Utilization, Pumpability, and Rate Design on The Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS)
1999
Published in Journal of Transportation Law, Logistics and Policy
Report
Joint Response to the Satellite Users' Coalition 'Analysis of the Privatization of the Intergovernmental Satellite Organizations as Proposed in H.R. 1872 and S. 1382'
January 1998
Marius B. Schwartz, William B. Tye, Johannes P. Pfeifenberger, and Hendrik S. Houthakker
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Article
Achieving Competitive Neutrality in Rail Competitive Access Disputes
January 1998
Published in Journal of Transportation Law, Logistics and Policy
Presentation
Issues in Measuring & Computing Damages
August 6, 1997
Prepared for the American Bar Association Annual Meeting Section of Litigation, San Francisco, CA
Presentation
Economics as Junk Science
August 4, 1997
Prepared for the Section of Antitrust Law American Bar Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
Presentation
Market Power Issues Raised by Electric Power Restructuring and Rate Regulation
April 9, 1997
Prepared for the American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law
Presentation
Antitrust Damages
January 15, 1997
Prepared for the Chicago Bar Association
Article
Guide to Economics Damages
1997
In Expert Evidence: A Practitioner's Guide to Law, Science, and the FJC Manual, edited by Bert Black and Patrick W. Lee, and published by West Group
Article
The Economics of Negative Barriers to Entry: How to Recover Stranded Costs and Achieve Competition on Equal Terms in the Electric Utility Industry
1997
Published in Natural Resources Journal
Presentation
Power Struggle: Antitrust and the Changing Rules of Electric Utility Competition
September 19, 1996
Presented to the American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law, Chicago, IL
Article
Compensation for the Risk of Stranded Costs
January 1996
Published in Energy Policy
Presentation
What is it Worth? Valuing a Large Antitrust Case
1996
Presented at the Civil Practice and Procedure Committee, American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law, Annual Spring Meeting
Article
Antitrust Damages from Lost Opportunities
January 1996
William B. Tye and Stephen H. Kalos
Published in The Antitrust Bulletin
Article
The Economics of Pricing Network Interconnection: Theory and Application to the Market for Telecommunications in New Zealand
1996
Published in Yale Journal on Regulation
Article
Handle With Care: A primer on incentive regulation
September 1995
Published in Energy Policy
Presentation
Valuing the Big Case
1995
Presented to the Committee on Civil Practice and Procedure Section of Antitrust Law American Bar Association
Article
It Ain't In There: The Cost of Capital Does Not Compensate for Stranded-Cost Risk
1995
Published in Public Utilities Fortnightly
Presentation
Economic Issues Relating to Access to Joint Ventures
1994
Presented to the American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law, Washington, DC
Article
The Pricing of Inputs Sold to Competitors
1994
Published in Yale Journal on Regulation
Presentation
Strategic Analysis of Litigation: Structuring Your Analysis to Improve Decision in Complex Litigation
1994
Presented to the American Bar Association Section of Business Law Annual Meeting
Book
Regulatory Risk: Economic Principles and Applications to Natural Gas Pipelines and Other Industries
1993
Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers
Book
Regulatory Risk: Theory with Applications to Natural Gas Pipelines and Other Industries
1993
Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers
Article
Strategic Analysis in Litigation Consulting
1992
Published in Litigation Management & Economics
Article
Optimal Time Structures for Rates in Regulated Industries
1992
Published in Transportation Practitioners Journal
Article
The Duquesne Opinion: How Much ‘Hope' Is There for Investors in Regulated Firms?
1991
Published in Yale Journal on Regulation
Book
The Theory of Contestable Markets: Applications to Regulatory and Antitrust Problems in the Rail Industry
1990
Published by Greenwood Press
Article
Toward Achieving Workable Competition in Industries Undergoing a Transition to Deregulation: A Contractual Equilibrium Approach
1988
Published in Yale Journal on Regulation
Book
The Transition to Deregulation: Developing Economic Standards for Public Policies
1988
Published by Quorum Books
Book
Encouraging Cooperation Among Competitors: The Case of Motor Carrier Deregulation and Collective Ratemaking
1987
Published by Quorum Books
Article
On the Application of the ‘Williamsonian Welfare Tradeoff’ to Rail Mergers
September 1985
Published in The Logistics and Transportation Review
Article
The Regulatory Transition
1985
Published in American Economic Review