Professor Brian Dollery
Brian Dollery is Professor of Economics and Director of the Centre for Local Government at the University of New England, as well as Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Economics at Yokohama National University. Brian has published extensively on local government, especially on the finance, performance and structure of Australian local government. Recent books include Funding the Future (2013),Councils in Cooperation (2012), Local Government Reform (2008), The Theory and Practice of Local Government Reform (2008),Reform and Leadership in the Public Sector (2007) and Australian Local Government Economics (2006). Brian has worked with local government across Australia and New Zealand, largely in the area of structural change and financial sustainability.
Subject Area Expertise
Public economics, especially local government.