Janine Dixon is a Research Fellow at the Centre of Policy Studies (CoPS) at Victoria University. Her work at CoPS is primarily in the theory and practical application of large-scale dynamic computable general equilibrium (CGE) models. Janine has undertaken numerous economic consultations for public and private sector clients in Australian and internationally. Prior to joining CoPS in 2007 Janine worked at the Australian Bureau of Statistics (1997-2002) where she was the manager of various surveys of the service industries in Australia. Janine has a PhD from the University of Dublin, Trinity College (2006) and a Bachelor of Economics with First Class Honours from Monash University (1997).