Economics of Climate Change Adaptation in the Water Sector

School of Business and Law
Dr Jay Ananda


This project aims to evaluate climate change adaptation options in the water sector. It involves sectoral economic analysis using quantitative data. Skills in quantitative modelling are beneficial. The prospective applicant will also develop policy evaluation skills.

Adaptation, Economic evaluation, Government policy
Currently open until a suitable candidate is found


This project is associated with the International Engaged Research Scholarship, which offers a 20% reduction in tuition fees for eligible international students.

Other special notes

Funding is also provided by CQUniversity to support research higher degree student project costs and to support national and international conference presentations. This includes:

For masters by research candidates:

  • up to $4,000 in Candidate Support Funds
  • up to $3,000 for Candidate Travel Support

For doctoral candidates:

  • up to $6,000 in Candidate Support Funds
  • up to $4,500 for Conference Travel Support

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