Professor, School of Economics, Faculty of Business, Economics and Law


Flavio Menezes is a Professor of Economics at The University of Queensland. He is an elected member of UQ’s Academic Board and of its Standing Committee. He is the Chair of the Queensland Competition Authority, the immediate past President of the Economic Society of Australia (Queensland) and a member of its National Economics Panel, Chair of the ERA 2018 economics and commerce research evaluation committee, a member of editorial boards and associate editor of a number of international journals, and a co-editor of the Economic Record. He has published over 75 journal articles on the economics of auctions, competition and regulatory economics, industrial organisation, and market design. 

Professor Menezes has extensive international consulting experience. His experience in Australia includes advising  the Federal Government, AEMC, ACCC, IPART, QCA, the ACT and Victorian Governments on market design issues in regulatory environments. It also includes providing economic advice to various private and public organisations on mergers, competition and regulatory issues in defence, fisheries, gambling, energy, banking, health, transport, water and telecommunications.