Improving decision making for crop pest biosecurity
- Florec, V. Sadler, RJ. White, B. Dominiak BC. Choosing the battles: The economics of area wide pest management for Queensland fruit fly, Food Policy 2013, 38, 203-213.
- White, B. Do control rights determine the optimal extension of liability to investors? The case of environmental policy for mines. Journal of Regulatory Economics 2015 48(1), 26-52.
Research team leader: Associate Professor Benedict White
I am an agricultural and environmental economist who has worked in the UK and Australia. My research interests include biosecurity economics, the design of environmental contracts for mines and agri-environmental contracts to protect biodiversity.
Step 3 - Lodge application
After you have discussed your project with the research team leader, you should be in a position to proceed to the next step of the UWA application process: Lodge an application. Different application procedures apply to domestic and international students.
- Domestic students
A range of scholarships are available from international organisations and governments. The full list, organised by country, is available on the Future Students website.
In addition, all international students may apply for International Research Training Program scholarships.
The Australian Government's Endeavour Awards and Scholarships are available to international applicants from participating countries and regions.
Indigenous students are encouraged to apply for Indigenous Postgraduate Research Supplementary Scholarships.
Prestigious postgraduate research scholarships
Prestigious postgraduate research scholarships support graduate research training by enabling students of exceptional research promise to undertake higher degrees by research at the University.