NERA Vice President Elizabeth M. Bailey Joins the Energy Institute at the Haas School of Business

02 February 2012

New York -- NERA Economic Consulting, a leading global provider of economic advice and analysis in business, legal, and regulatory matters, congratulates NERA Vice President Dr. Elizabeth M. Bailey on her appointment as Executive Director of the Energy Institute at the Haas School of Business. Dr. Bailey will remain affiliated with NERA as a Special Consultant with the firm.

"Dr. Bailey has been an invaluable asset to NERA and its clients over the past 14 years," said NERA President Dr. Andrew Carron. "I join everyone at NERA in congratulating Liz on her appointment, and looking forward to continuing to work with her in her new role. The Energy Institute at Haas is fortunate to have someone with Liz's experience, talents, and intellect serving as its Executive Director."

The Energy Institute at Haas is a joint venture of the Haas School of Business and the U.C. Energy Institute that brings together research and curricular programs on energy business, policy, and technology commercialization. In the newly created Executive Director position, Dr. Bailey will work to expand the Energy Institute's curricular and research activities. She will engage in applied research on energy and environmental issues to support the business and policy communities, and develop and coordinate the curriculum for MBA and undergraduate students.

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