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Researcher: Ross, Sophie (Dr Sophie Ross)

Fields of Research

Regional analysis and development
Entrepreneurship
Farm management, rural management and agribusiness
Agricultural systems analysis and modelling

Research Objectives

Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems
Management and productivity
Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services
Productivity (excl. public sector)
Technological and organisational innovation
Public services policy advice and analysis

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Creating regional Australia’s future: development of a community entrepreneurship development (CED) framework
Creating regional Australia’s future: development of CED framework; 29th Annual SEAANZ Conference
Policy brief: Barossa Yorke & Mid-North Regional Profile
Policy brief: Darling Down and South West Regional Profile
Policy brief: EVAD framework
Policy brief: Innovation in Regions
Policy brief: Murraylands and Riverland Regional Profile
Policy brief: Northern Inland Regional Profile
Policy brief: Policy Opportunities
Policy brief: Regional Comparisons of Drivers and Constraints
Regional development and the Toowoomba Surat Basin Enterprise organization; Small Enterprise Research
Understanding the Experiences and Challenges of Chinese Immigrant Entrepreneurs Operating a Business in an Australian Regional Economy: The Case of Tasmania

Research Projects

Rapid assessments of regional primary industry competitiveness; AgriFutures (AgFut)

Research Candidate Supervision