Biosecurity economics

​​​​The Biosecurity Economics section within ABARES provides economic modelling research, cost-benefit analysis and related advice on biosecurity issues to the broader department and external clients. The section undertakes a range of multi-disciplinary research projects that assist ABARES, the d​epartment and external clients achieve strategic objectives as they relate to biosecurity.

Key capabilities of the section include economic analysis of the impacts of pest and disease incursions at the national, regional, industry and farm scales, and cost-benefit analysis of different response options to assist with emergency response planning and broader biosecurity decision making.

Biosecurity Economics Reports

Last reviewed:
06 Sep 2018