Specialises in the economics of information and knowledge, economics of innovation and information technology, and regional economics.
Current research interests:
Implications and policy issues of the communication superhighway and e-commerce
Knowledge policy and management
The new, collaborative, networked economy
Intellectual property issues
Complexity theory and self-organisation
Knowledge and innovation
Dr Mandeville is co-founder and editor board member of Prometheus. He has acted as consultant to OECD, EU, Commonwealth Government, Queensland Government, W.A. Government, local authorities, Telstra, private industry, industry associations, and community organisations.