Gary Madden

Visiting Scholar, 2006

Professor Madden’s primary research area is the economic modelling of electronic networks. Within this gambit his particular research fields encompass theoretically motivated short time-series forecasting, the economics of disruptive technologies, digital divide issues, network externalities and Internet evolution, and the welfare impact of economic growth. He is the author of 78 peer-reviewed publications in these fields since 1993 and has attracted over $1m to the University for his research since 1994. In particular, Gary is Chief Investigator on four ARC Discovery Project (Large) grants since 1998. He is a consultant to government and a Member of the Board of Directors of the International Telecommunications Society. Gary is currently Associate Editor of the International Journal of Management and Network Economics, and Editorial Board Member of The Open Communication Science Journal and the Journal of Media Economics. Gary is a Member of the Scientific Council of Communications & Strategies.