NZ Agricultural and Resource Economics Society Conference
This year’s conference theme is “Policy and planning under uncertainty”.
Chair of the Productivity Commission, Murray Sherwin, will be providing the Robin Johnson Memorial session on Thursday 29 August 9.30-10.30am on “policy settings/policy making under uncertainty and risk”.
Panel sessions at conference will be held on…
- Climate change – focusing on the science of climate change, greenhouse gas research relating to agriculture, the NZ policy setting and adaptation
- Adaptation – focusing on the resilience of NZ agriculture to natures challenges, future trends in climate and decision support tools for farmers
- Biosecurity – focusing on the M. bovis response, including economic impact assessment by industry and social/ welfare impacts