Dennis McCarthy

Economist

Dennis joined the CIE in 2014 as a Research Economist.  He holds a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) from the University of Sydney.

At the CIE Dennis has worked on a range of areas including projects relating to regulation of industry and public finance. These projects have involved demand forecasting and benefit-cost analysis.

Some examples of his recent work are below:

  • Reviews of long run incremental cost modelling for rail and light rail in NSW
  • A review of the economic impact of Streamlined Visa Processing and Post-work study rights for VET sector, for which Dennis was responsible for econometric modelling of the Higher Education Sector.
  • Maximum demand forecasting for electricity distribution, including work involving the implementation of demand forecasting methodologies, management of large datasets, and review of methodologies
  • A review of the ACT Budget 2014-15, for which Dennis was primarily involved in the review of economic forecasts and expense initiatives

Dennis can be contacted in our Sydney office.