Director of the Centre for Climate Economics & Policy (CCEP) and Associate Professor, Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
PhD (ANU). Frank Jotzo works on the economics and policy of climate change, energy economics and policy, as well as on broader issues of development and economic reform. He has researched these topics for over a decade, focusing on Australia and countries of the Asia-Pacific. Frank has advised governments and consulted for international organisations. He has been advisor to Australia's Garnaut Climate Change Review, advisor to Indonesia‘s Ministry of Finance, consultant to the World Bank, and is a Lead Author of the Fifth Assessment Report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. He is a frequent contributor to the public and policy debate in Australia and internationally. Frank is Director of the Centre for Climate Economics & Policy and a Deputy Director of the ANU Climate Change Institute.
Research interests/expertise: Economics and policy of climate change, including mechanisms and policy design for greenhouse gas control, policy frameworks for adaptation to climate change, and international climate policy; energy policy and land-use change policy; economic development in countries of the Asia-Pacific region especially Indonesia and Australia; economic reform and political economy.