The Centre produces leading, innovative economic research which focuses on delivering value to the community through government and enterprise partnerships.

Board & Executive

The board provides overall guidance and to help ensure the CMD achieves it's objectives.

Nigel Ray

The Treasury (Federal)

Mark Rodrigues

Department of Treasury and Finance

Professional staff

The CMD professional team provides strategic operational, communications and administrative support to the Centre.


Tutors & students

We provide sponsorship to research students completing their PhDs. We work with tutors at the University of Melbourne to grow our research.

Daniel Tiong

Tutor and research assistant – Honours advisee for David Byrne