Peter Robertson

Executive Committee Member

Peter Robertson is a Professor of Economics and is Dean of the Business School. His research on comparing defense budgets across countries and military purchasing power exchange rates is cited widely in international media and in international defence policy circles. Peter was educated at the University of Otago, the University of New England and Simon Fraser University and has been a visiting Scholar at The University of British Columbia, Rutgers University and The University of Oxford. He was formerly employed at the Productivity Commission 1994-1996, and the University of New South Wales 1996-2009. He has also served as an expert consultant to the Productivity Commission and to the Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research and on the Australian Research Council College of Experts.