David Byrne

Director - Capability Building

David Byrne is an applied econometrician with a focus on industrial economics, with particular research interests in the areas of cable TV, petrol, pharmaceuticals, and electricity.

David completed his PhD studies at Queen’s University and is the Director of Capability Building at the Centre for Market Design.
David works at the intersection of industrial organisation and econometrics. He develops theory-based structural econometric models to empirically evaluate the design, performance, and structure of markets. His recent work has focused on these issues in the context of cable, petrol, pharmaceutical, and retail electricity markets.