Leo Dobes

Dr Leo Dobes


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Personal profile


  • Australian diplomatic service (Department of Foreign Affairs)
  • Office of National Assessments
  • Department of Defence
  • Department of the Treasury
  • Department of Transport and Communications (telecommunications reform)
  • Bureau of Transport Economics
  • Ernst & Young
  • Department of Transport and Regional Services
  • College of Experts member, Australian Research Council, 2006 - 2008
  • Chair, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (Canberra, 2007-09)
  • President Economic Society of the ACT (2012)
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Australian National University


Research interests

cost-benefit analysis

economics of adaptation to climate change

history of rail gauge unification

economics of waste management

costs and benefits of environentally friendly farm dams and shelter belts


BA (Hons), MA (Melb Uni), DPhil (Oxon)

Researcher's projects

  • Cost Benefit Analysis of farm dams and shelter belts on Sustainable Farms
  • economics of waste management
  • Costs and benefits of standardising Australia’s railway gauges 1900 to 1950


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