Centre for Agricultural Economics and Development

Activity: Industry and government engagement/consultancyConsultancy/collaboration


The Centre for Agricultural Economics and Development (CAED) is based within the UWA School of Agriculture and Environment. We deliver independent, evidence-based information to enhance decision-making and the social, economic, and environmental sustainability and resilience of farming systems and food supply chain participants, in both developed and developing countries. Contact us for economic research and policy advice related to agriculture, agri-environmental management, agribusiness and food systems.​
Our leadership team consists of Dr Marit E Kragt (Director), Dr Fay Rola-Rubzen (Deputy Director - International), and Dr Fiona Dempster (Deputy Director - Industry liaison).
Period29 Oct 2021 → …
Held atUWA School of Agriculture and Environment
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Agricultural Economics
  • Development Economics
  • Sustainable Agricultural Development
  • Policy Advice
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Cropping Systems
  • Livestock Systems
  • Land Management