Issariyaporn Chulajata completed her PhD in Government from the University of Canberra in 2006. Her study focused on Thailand’s experience with telecommunications privatization. Dr Chulajata started her career in the diplomatic service as Economic Adviser and was appointed Consul of the Royal Thai Consulate General in Los Angeles. She was an international consultant prior to her current appointment as policy analyst and economist in the Australian Public Service. E-mail: Issay.Chulajata@health.gov.au; firstname.lastname@example.org; and email@example.com.