The economics of hydropower: integrating downstream externalities and multiple water uses into dam operator decision-making
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.
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’.
The measurement of social impacts as a public policy problem: the case of major resource projects in Papua New Guinea
In this seminar Dr Colin Filer will discuss Papua Ne Guinea government’s policy in measuring major resource projects’ social impacts.
In this seminar Sidney Jones and Solahudin will discuss why after the Bali bombing, Indonesia still lacks a national strategy on counter-terrorism.
In this seminar Dr Marcus Mietzner will evaluate Jokowi’s first few months in office and try to gauge what lies ahead.
The 2015 Harold Mitchell Development Policy Annual Lecture - The new economy and development: an Indonesian perspective
Dr Mari Elka Pangestu will discuss Indonesia’s new wave of economic change and the challenges ahead.
Professor Tony Makin will talk about Australia’s international competitiveness and economic policy responses.
Sir Paul Tucker discusses the conditions for democratic legitimacy of independent agencies using central banks as an example.
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.
Experts from around the region and the world examine challenges and opportunities facing the Asia-Pacific region over coming decades.