Economics and Finance
The Economics and Finance teaching program covers the breadth of the disciplines, from macroeconomic issues in monetary and fiscal policy and international financial markets, to microeconomic issues of consumer behaviour, financial institutions, derivatives securities, market structures, individual choices and the management of our resources, including fisheries and forests. Our researchers focus on evidence-based decision making, with an emphasis on using the best available data with modern analytical techniques.
Our Economics research output is ranked as world-class by the Australian Research Council and in the top 400 Economic schools worldwide by the QS World University rankings.
Economics and Finance research at the University of Tasmania has wide-ranging scope, from resource economics, to empirical finance and applied microeconomics
Economics and Finance research at the University of Tasmania has wide ranging scope, from resource economics, to empirical finance and applied microeconomics.
Be sure to check out The Tasmanian School of Business and Economics' extensive list of discussion papers.
Assoc Prof Darla Hatton MacDonald
Acting Head of Discipline Economics and Finance
Associate Professor of Resource Economics