Meet the M.E Team

Robert Cardwell BE (Hons), MEM

Senior Analyst

Robert joined Market Economics in 2011. He brings his knowledge of mathematical modeling and computer software engineering to Market Economics’ analytical capabilities. Robert has developed various optimization models, and automated spatial analysis tools and several of M.E’s economic analysis tools.


Robert is keenly interested in the relationships between technology, sustainability, business models, and human well-being. He also has a keen interest in the economics of developing countries which he exercises in various roles with Engineers Without Borders New Zealand.

Areas of Expertise

Spatial and Economic Modelling | Input-Output Modelling | Optimisation Modelling | Economic Growth Modelling | Geographic Information Systems (GIS) | Spatial and Land Use Analysis | Ecological Economics Modelling | Economic Impact Assessment