Expert economic, policy, and business research

with the public and private sectors


Access world-class collaborative research capabilities from The University of Queensland’s Faculty of Business, Economics and Law

With access to over 200 experts, we are uniquely positioned to build specialised research teams
to meet the needs of complex projects, reviews and partnerships.


Our people

From economic modelling to technology assessments -  review the skills of our core and affiliate researchers.


Our research

Across the spectrum of discovery research to strategic consultation - explore our research strengths, methodology and case studies.


Our partnerships

Providing research partners with insights that improve policy, program and service delivery - discover how you can access our research services.

What we do


We engage in discovery research and deliver research services and publications using applied economics, statistical analysis, and financial and business modelling on key industrial and emerging sectors.




Disruptive Technologies

AgTech, FinTech, MedTech, Digital and Connected Health, IP, Automation, AI, Mining Technology

Transport of Tomorrow

Logistics, Freight, Ports, Productivity

Future of Work and Labour Markets

Inequality, Automation, Wage stagnation, Living wage

Sustainable Systems

Energy, International Development, Renewables, Future Fuels, Corporate Reporting

Public Sector Management

Public Finance, Governance

Research areas

Business strategy and public policy development using real-world data and a variety of techniques to ensure robust recommendations.
Innovation in products, services, and business models achieved through new ventures, established firms, and social enterprises.
Corporate governance, business forms and tax policy in an ever-changing business environment.
Operational change in organisations to achieve sustainable practices.
Enabling successful platform strategies, new revenue streams and transformation of organisational operations.

Upcoming event

5 November 2019 4:45pm5:45pm
Presented by Professor Andrew Burton Jones and Dr Nicole Hartley

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