Fellows Detail

Dr Stephen King

BEc (Hons) (University Medal) (ANU), MEc (Monash), AM, PhD (Harvard)

Elected: 2005

Discipline: Economics

Specialisation: industrial economics, competition policy, mergers, law and economics, ACCC

Profile

Professor Stephen King was a Member of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) and Chair of the ACCC’s Mergers Review Committee until 2009. Dr King specialises in microeconomics and industrial economics, particularly the application of economics and competition issues. He has researched in a wide range of areas involving the application of microeconomics to public policy including health, housing, transport and education policy.

Appointments

  • Professor of Economics, The University of Melbourne, January 1998 – June 2005
  • Professor of Management (Economics), Melbourne Business School, January 2002 – June 2004
  • Member, Executive Committee, Prime Minister’s Home Ownership Task Force, 2002 – 2003
  • Member, Victorian Infrastructure Planning Council, 2000 – 2002.

Contact

Contact Information

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  • Postal: GPO Box 1956, Canberra, ACT 2601
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