Associate Professor Sarah Wheeler

Associate Professor
Associate Professor Sarah Wheeler
  Org Unit Ctr Global Food & Resources
  Email sarah.wheeler@adelaide.edu.au
  Telephone +61 8 8313 9130
  Location Floor/Room 6 ,  Nexus 10 Tower ,   North Terrace

Sarah is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow and the Associate Director of Research with the Centre for Global Food and Resources at the University of Adelaide. She graduated with her PhD in 2007, and has over 100 peer-reviewed outputs in the research areas of irrigated farming, organic farming, water markets, water scarcity, crime and gambling.

She is an Associate Editor of the Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics and an Associate Editor of Water Resources and Economics. She has been a guest editor for a special issue of Agricultural Water Management and is currently on the editorial boards of Economics, Water Conservation Science & Engineering, Water Resources and Economics, Australian Water Resources  and Agricultural Science. Sarah is also the Chair of the Murray-Darling Basin working group of the Food, Energy, Environment and Water (FE2W) Network.

Sarah was born on an irrigated dairy farm in NSW, and grew up on a dryland mixed farm at the top of the Great Dividing Range in the New England region. She has worked as an economist both nationally and internationally, in places such as Rural Solutions South Australia, ESCAP United Nations (Bangkok), Environment Agency (UK) and the South Australian Centre for Economic Studies.

PhD Economics - University of South Australia (2007)

Bachelor Economics (Hons) - University of Adelaide (1996)

Environmental and Agricultural Economics
Organic Agriculture
Water Trading
Biotechnology
Gambling and Crime

Please see my researcher profile for all my latest grant funding.

Please see my researcher profile for all my latest publications.

AARES (Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society)

Food, Energy, Environment and Water Network (FE2W)

International Water Resource Economists Consortium

Centre for Water Economics and Policy, ANU

Independent Gambling Research Consortium, University of Adelaide

International Association of Agricultural Economists

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