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April

19
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

At Risk, or Risky Lives as Protection? Perceptions of vulnerability among socially marginalised citizens during the COVID-19 crisis

Maj Nygaard-Christensen

4.30–5.30pm

Maj Nygaard-Christensen from Aarhus University in Denmark presents on her ethnographic fieldwork conducted in homeless shelters, drug consumption rooms and drop-in centres during the first pandemic wave in Denmark. Her findings challenge dominant ideas about marginalisation and demonstrate that the life experiences of marginalised or ‘at risk’ citizens helped them to manage the COVID-19 crisis.

April

20
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Forced displacement, mental health, and child development: evidence from the Rohingya refugees

Asadul Islam, Monash University

2–3.30pm

Asadul Islam will present results from a randomised controlled trial on psychosocial support for Rohingya refugees.

April

21
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Results of the 3rd State of Infrastructure and Engagement unpacked

Various

10–11.30am

The results from the 3rd State of Infrastructure and Engagement are in and we’re handing over to the experts to debate what they mean.

April

21
Apr
2021
Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Twenty-five years of HIV/AIDS responses in Indonesia

Ben Hegarty (University of Melbourne)

12.30–2pm

This seminar will discuss the political entanglement between HIV/AIDS and political organising among some of the gender and sexual minorities most affected by the epidemic

April

23
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Food safety compliance by developing country exporters: An analysis of US import refusals

Wanissa Suanin

11am–12pm

Wanissa Suanin presents her PhD research on food safety compliance.

April

27
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Competition, productivity and product mix: The effect of China on Mexican plants

Scott French, School of Economics at UNSW

2–3.30pm

This seminar will explore the effect of the rise in product market competition, measured by the increase in Chinese exports to Mexico and the US, on the productivity of Mexican plants between 1994 and 2007.

April

28
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Macroeconomic research, present and past by Kenneth Kuttner (Joint CAMA/SEACEN centre webinar)

Kenneth N. Kuttner, Williams College

11am–12pm

What is the state of macroeconomics? We explore this question by hand-collecting information on the epistemological approaches, theoretical and empirical methods and data sources used in macro research for 1,894 published papers.

April

30
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Debt growth and economic growth: public debt and inflation thresholds analysis since 2000

Taehyun Ryu

11am–12pm

Taehyun Ryupresents his PhD research on debt and economic growth

May

04
May
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

The regional effect of the Consumer Directed Care Model for older people in Australia

My (Michelle) Tran and Brenda Gannon, School of Economics, Centre for the Business and Economics of Health (CBEH), University of Queenland

2–3.30pm

This seminar will explore the regional effect of the CDC introduction on older Australians’ mental health using the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey.

May

07
May
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

The socio-economic and environmental impacts of decarbonisation in the East Asia region

Yuventus Effendi

11am–12pm

Yuventus Effendi presents his PhD research on decarbonisation in East Asia.

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