Research Initiatives

Our current, innovative and balanced research efforts in the energy, telecom, water and leadership sectors to help you better understand issues confronting public utilities and regulatory agencies.

  • Learn more about the new Digital Markets Initiative, where we examine the business and regulatory implications of the growth of digital markets.
  • Project Navigate is an in-depth exploration into the European Union’s Digital Markets Act (DMA) and Digital Services Act (DSA). This initiative aims to dissect the broad implications of these regulations for the digital market, emphasizing their impact on innovation, competition, and consumer rights.

Customized Research

Customized research projects are individually designed to help you identify the best solutions to the pressing issues you face today.


PURC faculty highlight cutting-edge topics in utility regulation, infrastructure services and how technology affects the economy.


Topics and concepts that are essential to help you establish a conceptual framework for evaluating policy alternatives, including our highly regarded BoKIR (Body of Knowledge on Infrastructure Regulation) which summarizes some of the best thinking on infrastructure policy.

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