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I am a Associate Professor in Sustainable Energy Systems within the Sustainable Engineering Group at Curtin University.

My research interests are primarily in areas of Energy, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics. More details can be found on my research page, or my list of publications. The methodologies I principally use are techniques such as Non-Linear Programming, Mixed Complementarity Problems and Game Theory.

Prior to coming to Curtin, I was a Associate Professor in Energy Economics at The University of Adelaide (2020 to 2023), Lecturer in Economics at Griffith University (2015 to 2020), and a Research Fellow (2011 to 2015) at the Energy Economics and Management Group, School of Economics at The University of Queensland.

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From 2008-2010, I was a UQ Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Queensland Risk and Sustainable Management Group and the School of Economics

Before joining UQ, I was a Trader and Quantitative Analyst in the energy industry where I traded a Open Cycle Gas Turbine Power Station at Babcock and Brown Power (Now known as Alinta).

In 2006 I submitted my PhD thesis under the supervision of Jon Links, Phil Isaac and Mark Gould at the University of Queensland. Prior to PhD, I graduated with first class honours in Pure Mathematics.

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Website: http://www.liamwagner.com/
Email: liam.wagner@curtin.edu.au
Work Address: 5th Floor, Building 204, Hayman Road Bentley, Perth, WA Perth Western Australia 6845