University of Adelaide ranks equal second in Australia for Quality of Research in Applied Economics
On December 6 the Australian Research Council released the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2012 results, which assess research excellence across the nation’s higher education sector by assigning research fields a ranking between 1 and 5. An ERA score of 3 indicates performing at “world standard”, with 4 referring to outcomes “above world standard”.
In Economics overall and in the field of Applied Economics (1402) the University of Adelaide achieved a score of 4, ranking equal second in the country in Applied Economics.
The full ERA 2012 listings by institution can be viewed online at the Government ERA website