Dr. Bailie is an economist with more than 20 years of experience in the energy and environmental industries, known nationally for her expertise in long-term market assessments, resource valuation, renewable energy and environmental policy analysis, restructuring and bankruptcy support, integrated resource planning, contract review, and risk analysis. She has an established reputation for critical thinking, helping clients with complex energy issues associated with project financing, wholesale energy markets and regulation, environmental markets and regulation, resource valuation, contract negotiations, stochastic resource planning, and risk management. During her career, Jean has developed long-term energy, capacity, fuel, and renewable price forecasts across all of North America, Western Europe and for several island clients.
Recently, Jean led the development of the independent market forecasts and financial analyses supporting valuation during the Energy Future Holdings restructuring. Additionally, at ABB, she led the groups that produced the North American and European Power Market Reference Cases, Asset Valuator, North American Coal Reference Case, and Simulation Ready Data products. Dr. Bailie’s educational background includes a B.A. in International Relations from Syracuse University and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Applied Economics from Cornell University.