Prof David Pannell

Prof David Pannell

David Pannell is Professor, Head of School of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Western Australia; Director, Centre for Environmental Economics and Policy; ARC Federation Fellow (2007-12); Distinguished Fellow and past president of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society; and Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia. His research includes the economics of land and water conservation; environmental policy; farmer adoption of conservation practices; risk; and economics of farming systems. He is author of 200 journal articles and book chapters, with awards for research in the USA, Australia, Canada and the UK, including the 2009 Eureka Prize for Interdisciplinary Research.

Project leadership

This project was commissioned and funded entirely by the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, Victoria.
Research team:

Supervisory roles

Project Student
Economic analysis of prescribed burning vflorec

Research team

Type Project Research team
CRC Core Project Economics of natural hazards dpannell, arogers
27 Aug 2019
When there is not enough information or time available to conduct indepth analyses of trade-offs...
Understanding carbon pools to improve emission estimates from fires
19 Sep 2018
"Use of prescribed burning creates emissions and particulates. However, fire management can...
Quick economic analysis tool: An efficient way to value mitigation
18 Sep 2018
In order to help natural hazards managers with the prioritisation of mitigation options and the...
Appreciating the whole picture: including intangible values in decision making
29 Jun 2017
Natural Hazards impact many things that people value: life, health, amenity, safety, recreation and...
Veronique Florec Conference Poster 2016
12 Aug 2016
This project evaluates the tangible and intagible costs and benefits of natural hazards and...
Economics of Natural Hazards: Integrated Assessment
18 Aug 2015
How can we get the best value for money from public investments in natural hazard management? This...
Economics of Natural Hazards: Valuing Intangibles
18 Aug 2015
Natural disasters impact many things that people value: life, health, belongings, poprerty,...
Economic Analysis of Prescribed Burning for Wildfire Management in the South West of Western Australia
18 Aug 2015
This thesis explores the application of economic analysis to wildfire management and aims to...

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