Professor Peter Bardsley

BSc (Hons) ANU, PhD (Durh)


Contact Details

Phone: +61 3 8344 6391
Fax: +61 3 8344 6899

Room 435, Business & Economics Building

Postal Address

Department of Economics
The University of Melbourne
Level 4, Business & Economics Building
111 Barry St, Carlton 3053
Victoria Australia


Peter Bardsley trained initially in mathematics at the ANU and the University of Durham, where he worked in algebraic geometry. He was appointed Associate Professor and Reader at the Department of Economics at the University of Melbourne in 1996 and was promoted to Professor in 1997. He is Convenor of the ARC Economic Design Network.

Research Interests

  • Economic Theory
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Game Theory
  • Information and Strategic Behaviour
  • Design of organisations and institutions
  • Environmental economics