Associate, Grattan Institute

Trent joined Grattan in July 2015 after four years as an economist at the Reserve Bank of Australia. Trent worked on a variety of topics at the RBA including trade, commodity prices, the labour market, wages and the Chinese financial system.

Trent holds a Master of Public Policy and Management from the University of Melbourne and a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours in Economics and a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from Monash University.


  • –present
    Associate, Grattan Institute
  • 2011–2015
    Economist, Reserve Bank of Australia