Energy Insights is a blog sponsored by the Energy Management and Innovation Center (EMIC) that provides a venue for our contributors to comment on economic and management issues related to energy. Our goal is to inform decision and policy makers by exploring the issues of the day with methodologies grounded in sound business principles.
Sheridan Titman is a professor of finance at The University of Texas at Austin and a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research. He was recently elected Vice President of the American Finance Association and is incoming President in 2012. He is also the Executive Director of EMIC at The University of Texas at Austin. You can see Sheridan Titman's profile on Texas Enterprise here, learn more about his research here, and read about him on Wikipedia here.
David Spence is a professor in the Department of Business, Government and Society at The University of Texas at Austin. Professor Spence’s research and teaching focuses on business-government relations and the regulation of business, particularly energy and environmental regulation. Before coming to academia, he was a practicing attorney representing public utilities, energy companies and others in connection with a wide variety of environmental and energy regulatory matters.