Head, Department of Economics

Professor Michael Ward

Michael Ward joined the department in 2012, following previous faculty appointments at ANU and UC Berkeley. 

He holds a joint appointment with the Monash Sustainability Institute. Michael's research focuses on issues in environmental and resource economics, such as water management, pollution regulation & enforcement, land use, and biodiversity conservation.

His research interests include Applied microeconomics and econometrics, especially to issues of environment, resources, and sustainability.