Business School

Research at a glance

Our research centres and groups

Our research capabilities are strengthened by the centres, groups and collaborations we host.

National Centre for Econometric Research (NCER)

We're proud supporters of the National Centre for Econometric Research (NCER), which is directed by Founding Board Member, Professor Stan Hurn. NCER is dedicated to enhancing and disseminating econometric research to policy-makers, business professionals and the academic community.

Queensland Behavioural Economics (QuBE) group

The Queensland Behavioural Economics (QuBE) group is led by Professor Lionel Page. QuBE researchers are interested in exploring insights from economics and psychology.

Resource and Development Economics for Public Policy group

The Resource and Development Economics for Public Policy group is led by Professor Clevo Wilson. Group members utilise a range of economic techniques to provide policy insights into issues including:

  • non-market benefits of marine habitats
  • guide development decisions to align with sector sustainability
  • changes to infrastructure needs.

Students

We support over 30 research students, who are highly engaged in our research culture and participate in co-authoring many of our research outputs. Our recent graduates have found jobs in industry, public service and academia across the world.

Contact the Research Support Office, or an individual staff member if you're interested in becoming a research student.

Contacts

School of Economics and Finance - QUT Business School

School of Economics and Finance

  • Level 8, Z Block
    Gardens Point
    2 George St
    Brisbane QLD 4000
    Australia

Blogs

Our researchers publish essays communicating their findings and opinions on a range of financial and economic issues.