Regulation of Utilities and Monopolies (November 27 - December 1, 2017)

Course Offering:

Dates: November 27 - December 1, 2017

Location: Washington, DC

Tuition: $3,750

Code: 2742-WA

CEUs: 3.00




This course, designed by the Institute for Public-Private Partnerships, A Tetra Tech Company (IP3), will provide the most up-to-date concepts, tools, techniques, and models of utility and monopoly regulation. Participants will be exposed to technical, legal, financial, economic, and institutional models of regulation that have been employed successfully in several economic environments.


Through a variety of presentations, case study analyses, group exercises, and field visits, participants will examine the methods, models, and instruments of regulation, and their institutional management and enforcement that promote competition and encourage higher levels of service and consumer protection. This new course offers a greater understanding of the proven strategies and techniques of effective regulation and their implications for regulators, regulated industries, and consumers.


Learning Outcomes:

  • Promoting private sector participation in utilities.
  • Designing and establishing better institutional frameworks.
  • Designing the regulatory process.
  • Performing a regulatory analysis.
  • Analyzing different forms and models of promoting quality of service.
  • Applying specific techniques to successfully monitor performance standards.
  • Implementing corporate governance best practices.