Who is David Throsby?

David Throsby

Chairman of the Scientfic Board, Professor, Macquarie University.

David Throsby is a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Economics at Macquarie University, Sydney. He is widely known for his research and writing in the economics of art and culture. His current research areas include the economic circumstances of creative artists, valuing the arts, the economics of cultural heritage, and the relationships between economics and cultural policy. His recent books include Economics and Culture (2001) and The Economics of Cultural Policy (2010), both published by Cambridge University Press.