Agricultural economics and policy. Micro economics and Impacts of Recreation on the Country side.
Leisure and Tourism Policy and Planning, Destinations management, Events Management, and Marketing.
Parkes G and Dickenson S. Red or Bio - the subsitutability of farm bio diesel for red deisel. Agricultural Economics Society Conference, University of Reading.
My interests include the Common Agricultural Policy, past present and future, the impact of Universities on University city housing markets, Pick Your Own and other food and recreational rural entrepreneurship.
I also am interested in the impact of 'nature' on personal and community health and wellbeing.