Dr Sabah Abdulla

UQ Fellowship

School of Economics
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law



  • Bachelor Business Management, AlBayan
  • Master of Arts, The Johns Hopkins University
  • PhD, University of Bath


  • Tisdell, Clement A., Preece, Harriet J., Abdullah, Sabah and Beyer, Hawthorne (2017) Strategies to conserve the koala: cost-effectiveness considerations. Australasian Journal of Environmental Management, 24 3: 302-318. doi:10.1080/14486563.2017.1349693

  • Flower, Jason, Ortiz, Juan Carlos, Chollett, Iliana, Abdullah, Sabah, Castro-Sanguino, Carolina, Hock, Karlo, Lam, Vivian and Mumby, Peter J. (2017) Interpreting coral reef monitoring data: a guide for improved management decisions. Ecological Indicators, 72 848-869. doi:10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.09.003

  • Bayraktarov, Elisa, Saunders, Megan I., Abdullah, Sabah, Mills, Morena, Beher, Jutta, Possingham, Hugh P., Mumby, Peter J. and Lovelock, Catherine E. (2016) The cost and feasibility of marine coastal restoration. Ecological Applications, 26 4: 1055-1074. doi:10.1890/15-1077

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Book Chapter

  • Abdullah, Sabah (2013). The risks of global warming to coral reef ecosystem. In Martin Ince, Jana Gough, Ilse Evertse and Susan Curran (Ed.), World Social Science Report 2013: Changing global environments (pp. 255-256) Paris, France: UNESCO. doi:10.1787/9789264203419-en

  • Gallastegui, M. Carmen, Ansuategi, Alberto, Escapa, Marta and Abdullah, Sabah (2011). Economic growth, energy consumption and climate policy. In Ibon Galarraga, Mikel Gonzalez-Eguino and Anil Markandya (Ed.), Handbook of sustainable energy (pp. 47-59) Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

  • Abdullah, Sabah, Markandya, Anil and Nunes, Paulo A. L. D. (2011). Introduction to economic valuation methods. In Amitrajeet A. Batabyal and Peter Nijkamp (Ed.), Research tools in natural resource and environmental economics (pp. 143-187) Hackensack, NJ United States: World Scientific. doi:10.1142/9789814289238_0005

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