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Ben Mason


Ben is an economist who specialises in business cases, cost-benefit analysis and policy development. He has led and managed economic analyses and business cases for a range of major infrastructure projects and in a broad range of sectors including transport, water, energy and environmental sectors.

His expertise includes:

Infrastructure business cases

Ben has extensive experience in leading, authoring and reviewing business cases and cost-benefit analyses for a range of infrastructure projects. Examples include:

Informing regulatory and legislative reform

He also regularly works with State and Federal Governments to prepare regulatory impact statements and legislative impact statements. Ben focuses on grounding this work in a clear economic framework which he has applied to a wide range of topics including:

Applying economics to sustainability

Ben also has an interest in applying economics to sustainability. He is on the Infrastructure Sustainability Council’s Planning Technical Working Group and has also worked on a number of multi-disciplinary TCFD/ISSB projects, including:

  • Independently reviewing economics elements of an Infrastructure Sustainability Rating application for a major road project.
  • Working with a sustainability consultancy to baseline the financial impacts from extreme climate events for major businesses including in the property and transport sectors.
  • Working with a sustainability consultancy to analyse the impact of introducing an internal carbon price on a major international manufacturing business.

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Ben Mason


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