President


      

Suzi Kerr is currently a Senior Fellow at Motu, a Principal Investigator in Te Punaha Matatini, a centre of research excellence focused on networks and complex systems, and an Adjunct Professor at Victoria University. She graduated from Harvard University in 1995 with a PhD in Economics. From 1998 to 2009 she was the founding Director of Motu. In 2010 she won the NZIER Economics Award. She has also worked at the University of Maryland at College Park, Resources for the Future (USA), the Joint Center for the Science and Policy of Global Change at MIT, and more recently was a Visiting Professor at Stanford University for the 2009/10 year and at the University of the Andes in Bogotá, Colombia in the first half of 2014.  She is a member of the Air New Zealand Sustainability Panel and, in 2018, is President of the Australasian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society.

Her current research work focuses on climate change. She empirically and theoretically investigates domestic and international climate change policy with special emphasis on emissions pricing and land use in both the tropics and New Zealand. She has led and co-led several large international projects including the writing of the World Bank and ICAP handbook on emissions trading ‘Emissions Trading in Practice’. She is the science leader for research on the impacts and implications of climate change within the Deep South National Science Challenge.

Do you know any final-year economics and sciences students who would be interested in applying for a graduate position in 2019 with the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES)?

 If so, let them know by sending them the link to the ABARES Careers page – http://www.agriculture.gov.au/abares/careers. Applications close on 20th April 2018.

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AJARE

We are delighted to announce AJARE’s 2016 Impact Factor of 1.826!

AJARE is now the 3rd highest ranked journal in the Agricultural Economics & Policy JCR category, and 72nd in the broader Economics category.

Important Dates

Risk Management in Australian Agriculture

AARES Qld Branch invites you to a mini-symposium about Risk Management options for farmers on Tuesday 10 April 2018, 12.30pm - 5pm.

See link Here.

28 July – 2 August 2018

International Conference of Agricultural Economists
International Association of Agricultural Economics
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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AJARE


We are delighted to announce AJARE’s 2016 Impact Factor of 1.826!

AJARE is now the 3rd highest ranked journal in the Agricultural Economics & Policy JCR category, and 72nd in the broader Economics category.