Kevin has over 25 years’ experience in economic and demographic analysis and modelling. He has worked in State Government, academia and the private sector, primarily in economic analysis and policy. He is a published author on the creative industries and on the role of local government in economic development. Kevin has post university training in population and economic modelling; cost benefit analysis for public infrastructure; and advanced statistics for economic and social analysis. For the last four years he has prepared the population forecasts for the City of Melbourne.