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Business School a university for the real world


We focus on building excellence and aspire to become one of the leading Economics and Finance departments within business schools.

Our focus

Our research strength lies within these specialised areas:

  • Behavioural Economics
  • Environmental Economics and Public Policy
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Corporate Finance.
Our economics and finance experts

Our groups and centres

Centre for Behavioural Economics, Society and Technology

Bringing together leading researchers in economics, behavioural sciences, social marketing, data analytics, media and health, the Centre’s aim is to deliver evidence-based behavioural research that transforms society and the economy.

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National Centre for Econometric Research

The National Centre for Econometric Research (NCER) is a research organisation dedicated to enhancing econometric research and to disseminating the outcomes to policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community.

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Queensland Behavioural Economics Group

Integrating economics, psychology and neuroscience, The Queensland Behavioural Economics Group (QuBE) is exploring the interplay of emotions and rational thoughts that drive behaviour and decision-making.

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Resource and Development Economics for Public Policy Group

This group utilises a range of economic techniques to provide policy insights into issues including non-market benefits of marine habitats, development decisions to align with sector sustainability, and changes to infrastructure needs.

Contact us

If you’re interested in researching or collaborating with us, contact us.