Tim Brennan

University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy

Professor, Public Policy and Economics

1000 Hilltop Circle

Baltimore, MD 21250

United States

Resources for the Future

Senior Fellow

1616 P Street, NW

Washington, DC 20036

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Net Neutrality or Minimum Quality Standards: Network Effects vs. Market Power Justifications

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Jun 2010
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 379 (52,776)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Net Neutrality, Telecommunications Policy, Network Effects, Regulation

2.

Bundled Rebates as Exclusionary, Not Predatory

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jun 2007
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 331 (66,660)

Abstract:

bundled rebates, exclusion, monopolization, antitrust

3.

Is Competition the Entry Barrier? Consumer and Total Welfare Benefits of Bundling

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. Related Publication 05-08
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Oct 2005
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 323 (69,562)
Citation 4

Abstract:

bundling, monopolization, exclusion, per se rules

4.

The Proposed Google Book Settlement – Assessing Exclusionary Effects

Global Competition Policy, Release Two, pp. 1-9, October 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Nov 2009
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 289 (79,268)

Abstract:

Google Books, antitrust, exclusion, monopolization, price fixing, copyright, collective rights

5.

Mismeasuring Electricity Market Power

Regulation, Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 60-65, Spring 2003
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 23 Feb 2004
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 275 (83,808)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Energy crisis, California, electricity, market power, utilities, electricity market power, energy regulations, energy market, public policy, energy policy

6.

The Legacy of U.S. v. Microsoft

Regulation, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 22-28, Winter 2003-2004
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 24 Feb 2004
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 269 (86,161)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Microsoft, antitrust, antitrust law, U.S. v. Microsoft, competition, monopoly, competitive advantage, regulation, technology

7.

Comments of 71 Concerned Economists: Using Procurement Auctions to Allocate Broadband Stimulus Grants

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2014
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business, American University - Washington College of Law, The Brattle Group, University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University, Columbia University, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of Colorado at Boulder - College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Zurich - Department of Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Michigan, Georgetown University - Department of Economics, University of Zurich, University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit, University of Oxford, Smith School, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group, University of North Texas, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Clemson University, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration, Public Utility Research Center, Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) (Deceased), Independent, Penn State University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), Technology Policy Institute, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST), Georgetown University - Department of Strategy/Economics/Ethics/Public Policy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA), Stanford University, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University, California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Northwestern University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Toulouse School of Economics, University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Finance & Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgetown University, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, Technology Policy Institute, Northwestern University - Department of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences (MEDS), University of Nevada, Las Vegas - College of Business - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics, Charles River Associates (CRA) and Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research
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8.

Trinko v. Baxter: The Demise of U.S. v. AT&T

Antitrust Bulletin, Vol. 50
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Nov 2005
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 216 (108,783)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Antitrust, monopolization, telecommunications, regulated industries, network industries

9.

Preventing Monopoly or Discouraging Competition? The Perils of Price-Cost Tests for Market Power in Electricity

ELECTRIC CHOICES: DEREGULATION AND THE FUTURE OF ELECTRIC POWER, A. Kleit, ed., Rowman and Littlefield, 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 200 (110,262)
Citation 5

Abstract:

market power, electricity, peak load pricing

10.

Consumer Preference Not to Choose: Methodological and Policy Implications

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Nov 2005
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 181 (127,112)
Citation 3

Abstract:

electricity markets, deregulation, consumer choice, residential markets

11.

Fair Trade or Imperialism: Importing 'Merger Guidelines' into (De)Regulatory Policy

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Jul 2006
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 168 (137,313)

Abstract:

Deregulation, merger guidelines, telecommunications, forbearance, privatization

12.

Should Innovation Rationalize Supra-Competitive Prices? A Skeptical Speculation

Pros and Cons of High Prices Seminar, 2007
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Nov 2007
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 155 (145,541)
Citation 2

Abstract:

antitrust, innovation, competition

13.

Optimal Energy Efficiency Policies and Regulatory Demand-Side Management Tests: How Well Do They Match?

RFF Discussion Paper No. 08-46
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Jan 2009
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 141 (156,558)
Citation 4

Abstract:

electricity, energy efficiency, demand-side management, utility regulation, decoupling

14.

Saving Section 2: Reframing Monopolization Law

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. 05-27
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Dec 2005
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 139 (162,080)
Citation 4

Abstract:

monopolization, Section 2, exclusion, bundling

15.

RPM as Exclusion: Did the U.S. Supreme Court Stumble Upon the Missing Theory of Harm?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Jul 2008
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 135 (165,799)
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16.

'Night of the Living Dead' or 'Back to the Future'? Electric Utility Decoupling, Reviving Rate-of-Return Regulation, and Energy Efficiency

RFF Discussion Paper No. 08-27
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Sep 2008
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 133 (162,080)
Citation 4

Abstract:

decoupling, price caps, electricity, energy efficiency, conservation

17.

Electricity Markets and Energy Security: Friends or Foes?

RFF Discussion Paper No. 07-46
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 133 (165,799)

Abstract:

electricity markets, electricity market restructuring, energy policy, energy security

18.

The Business of Australia’s Railways: Proceedings from the Australian Railways Business and Economics Conference, Perth Australia, 20th July 2009

THE BUSINESS OF AUSTRALIA’S RAILWAYS: PROCEEDINGS FROM THE AUSTRALIAN RAILWAYS BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS CONFERENCE, PERTH AUSTRALIA, 20TH JULY, Nick Wills-Johnson, ed., Center for Research in Applied Economics, December 2009,
Number of pages: 115 Posted: 17 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2010
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy, DBP, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Curtin University - Centre for Research in Applied Economics, C-MARC and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 127 (164,882)

Abstract:

Australia, Railways

Political Economy and the Efficiency of Compensation for Takings

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 24, 2005
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
Tim Brennan and James Boyd
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy and Resources for the Future
Downloads 84 (236,937)
Citation 7

Abstract:

regulatory takings, compensation, political economy

Political Economy and the Efficiency of Compensation for Takings

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 188-202, 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 May 2006
Tim Brennan and James Boyd
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy and Resources for the Future
Downloads 27 (397,968)
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20.

The Changing Antitrust/Regulation Interface in the US: Railways and Beyond

Australian Railway Business Economics Conference
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Aug 2009
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 107 (197,434)
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21.

Questioning the Conventional Wisdom

Regulation, Vol. 24, No. 3, Fall 2001
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Dec 2001
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 94 (215,740)

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22.

Energy Efficiency: Efficiency or Monopsony?

RFF Discussion Paper No. 09-20
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 May 2009
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 90 (220,382)
Citation 2

Abstract:

energy efficiency, monopsony, consumer welfare, total welfare, electricity

23.

Alleged Transmission Undersupply: Is Restructuring the Cure or the Cause?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Nov 2005
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 88 (225,063)
Citation 6

Abstract:

electricity transmission, regulation, deregulation, vertical integration, restructuring

24.

The Complement Market/Final Consumer Distinction: Exclusion & Predation in the U.S. Department of Justice Section 2 Report

Global Competition Policy, Release One, October 2008
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Oct 2008
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 73 (249,604)

Abstract:

monopolization, exclusion, predation, Section 2

25.

Network Effects as Infrastructure Challenges Facing Utilities and Regulators

Tenth ACCC (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission) Regulatory Conference, July 2009
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Aug 2009
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 66 (263,749)

Abstract:

regulation, competition, networks, network effects, utilities

26.

Skating Toward Deregulation: Canadian Developments

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Jun 2007
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 61 (274,615)

Abstract:

telecommunications, deregulation, market definition, monopolization

27.

Is the Benefit of Reserve Requirements in the 'Reserve' or the 'Requirement'?

RFF Discussion Paper 08-33
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2008
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 50 (301,266)
Citation 2

Abstract:

electricity, reliability, capacity, reserve requirements

28.

More than a Wing and a Prayer: Government Indemnification of the Commercial Space Launch Industry

RFF Discussion Paper No. 09-38
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Sep 2009
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy, Resources for the Future and Resources for the Future
Downloads 33 (329,763)

Abstract:

government indemnification, liability, insurance, space transportation

29.

The Post-Internet Order Broadband Sector: Lessons from the Pre-Open Internet Order Experience

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Sep 2016
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 0 (342,249)

Abstract:

net neutrality, telecommunications, regulation, political economy

30.

Ahead of His Time: The Singular Contributions of Richard Markovits

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Nov 2015
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy
Downloads 0 (370,628)

Abstract:

intent, exclusion, merger harm, market definition

31.

Bundled Rebates as Exclusion Rather than Predation

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Vol. 4, Issue 2, pp. 335-374, 2008
Posted: 17 Jun 2008
Tim Brennan
University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Department of Public Policy

Abstract:

K21, L1, L11, L12