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Dr Michael Kortt
BEc(Hons)(LaTrobe), MS, PhD(UNE)
Current Appointment: Senior Lecturer
Organisational Unit: School of Business and Tourism - Gold Coast

Telephone: +61 7 5589 3212
Location: Buliding B 6.22
Campus: Beachside

Brief Bio

Dr Michael Kortt is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Business and Tourism at Southern Cross University. He holds a PhD in economics from the University of New England, an MS in public health from the University of Arizona, and an honours degree in economics from La Trobe University. Prior to joining SCU in 2011, Michael spent 10 years working in the government sector as a Research Manager for the Department of Veterans' Affairs, the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, and the Department of Health and Ageing.

Dr Kortt has extensive experience in conducting research and his recent publications have appeared in Administration & Society, Applied Economics Letters, Australian Journal of Political Science, Australian Journal of Public Administration, Economic Papers, Economic Record, Journal of Happiness Studies , International Journal of Public Administration, Local Government Studies, Public Finance and Management and Social Indicators Research.

His principal research interests fall squarely on local government economics and public administration.

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Last Updated: 08/01/2015 02:55:37 PM