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24 May 2022

Expert Panels in Regulation of Infrastructure in Chile

Author: Alejandro Jadresic

Chile has ample experience in using panels of experts to solve regulatory disputes in its infrastructure sectors. This paper sheds some light on the Chilean experience and presents some conclusions that could eventually inspire regulatory improvements in Chile and other developing countries. The paper deals with the role of panels of experts in power, telecommunications, water and sanitation, and public works. Following a brief conceptual taxonomy of panels of experts, the specific experiences are presented in broad chronological order, according to the time the institutions were established.