ABARES is the science and economics research bureau within the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources. We are a team of economists, scientists and regulatory reform specialists. ABARES performs its role to support the strategic objectives of the department: •building successful primary industries •supporting agricultural communities •expanding agricultural, fisheries and forestry exports •sustaining natural resources for longer term productive primary industries •managing biosecurity and imported food risk ABARES delivers independent economic and scientific research and analysis to a range of stakeholders. ABARES innovative research outputs combine current thinking from relevant disciplines that are presented in publications and reports, data compilations, databases, and presentations at conferences and workshops. ABARES has staff with skills across a range of economic, science and social-science disciplines, including in the areas of scientific and economic analysis and modelling, data (including survey) collection and statistical analysis, risk assessment and management, geographical mapping, particularly in areas related to natural resource management, commodity and market analysis, and integrated analysis

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    GPO Box 858 Canberra ACT 2601 Australia

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