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March

02
Mar
2015
Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

The economics of hydropower: integrating downstream externalities and multiple water uses into dam operator decision-making

Paul Wyrwoll, PhD Scholar, Crawford School of Public Policy.

12–1pm

In this thesis proposal review, Paul Wyrwoll will present research that applies economic theory and modelling to the problem of maximising social benefits from hydropower dams and reservoirs.

02
Mar
2015
Australia South Asia Research Centre | ASARC Lecture

2015 Narayanan Oration

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Chairperson and Managing Director of Biocon Limited.

5.30–6.30pm

The 2015 Narayanan Oration will be delivered by Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Chairperson and Managing Director of Biocon Limited, India. She will talk on ‘Innovating for growth: building India-Australia high-tech business cooperation through start-ups’.

05
Mar
2015
Resources, Environment and Development Group | RE&D Research Seminar

The measurement of social impacts as a public policy problem: the case of major resource projects in Papua New Guinea

Dr Colin Filer, Crawford School, ANU

12.30–1.30pm

In this seminar Dr Colin Filer will discuss Papua Ne Guinea government’s policy in measuring major resource projects’ social impacts.

11
Mar
2015
Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Changing patterns of support for ISIS and al-Qaeda in Indonesia

Sidney Jones and Solahudin, Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict.

12.30–2pm

In this seminar Sidney Jones and Solahudin will discuss why after the Bali bombing, Indonesia still lacks a national strategy on counter-terrorism.

12
Mar
2015
Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Jokowi: from electoral sensation to presidential disappointment?

Dr Marcus Mietzner, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, ANU.

12.30–2pm

In this seminar Dr Marcus Mietzner will evaluate Jokowi’s first few months in office and try to gauge what lies ahead.

12
Mar
2015
Development Policy Centre | Public Lecture

The 2015 Harold Mitchell Development Policy Annual Lecture - The new economy and development: an Indonesian perspective

Dr Mari Elka Pangestu, Professor of International Economics at the University of Indonesia and Former Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Indonesian Government.

5.30–6.30pm

Dr Mari Elka Pangestu will discuss Indonesia’s new wave of economic change and the challenges ahead.

19
Mar
2015
Resources, Environment and Development Group | Seminar

Australia's collapsed competitiveness: causes and cures

Professor Tony Makin, Griffith University.

12.30–1.30pm

Professor Tony Makin will talk about Australia’s international competitiveness and economic policy responses.

19
Mar
2015
Research School of Economics | Lecture

Conditions for democratic legitimacy of independent agencies

Sir Paul Tucker, Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard Business School.

5.30–6.30pm

Sir Paul Tucker discusses the conditions for democratic legitimacy of independent agencies using central banks as an example.

20
Mar
2015
Centre for Climate Economics and Policy | Forum

Australia’s post-2020 emissions target

Peter Woolcott, Australia’s Ambassador for the Environment; plus many other prominent speakers from universities, research organisations, business associations and think tanks.

1.30–5pm

In this public forum, leading researchers and commentators will present their analysis and perspectives on Australia’s post-2020 emissions target and issues affecting it.

April

17
Apr
2015
Crawford School of Public Policy | Forum

Prosperity in Asia: the intergenerational dimensions

Various speakers.

8.30am–12.30pm

Experts from around the region and the world examine challenges and opportunities facing the Asia-Pacific region over coming decades.

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