Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs
Dr Darcy Allen is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Blockchain Innovation Hub at RMIT University. He is an institutional economist focused on the economics of new technologies. Dr Allen has published across academic journals, books and conferences, regularly appears as an expert witness before parliamentary inquiries, and his research has featured widely across the national and international print media and radio. He is also an Adjunct Fellow at free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs and an Academic Fellow at the Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance. Dr Allen is a former magazine editor, recently edited a book on Australian regulation, and is currently writing two books on blockchain technology.