Cost Benefit Analysis of R&D Investment in Global Challenges Program


As part of its review process for the program, RIRDC requires an economic evaluation of its past investment in the Program.


National Rural Issues

Research Organisation

Agtrans Research

Objective Summary

The following component tasks are to be completed: Undertake an economic evaluation of the investment in the GC Program. This will cover all completed projects contracted by the Program within the five years 20092014. Provide a report to RIRDC on the evaluation process and findings.

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Project Start Date

Monday, September 30, 2013

Project Completion Date

Friday, June 13, 2014

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

NRI-National Rural Issues


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Economic Evaluation of Investment in the Global Challenges R&D Program