Workshop on economic and financial analysis of commodity markets

Crawford School of Public Policy | Australia-Japan Research Centre
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Event details


Date & time

Thursday 14 September 2017 to Friday 15 September 2017


Griffin Room, Level 1, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU


Luke Meehan, Independent Competition and Regulatory Commission; Takashi Kanamura, Kyoto University; Ken Iwatsubo, Kobe University; Joaquin Vespignani , University of Tasmania; Paul Burke, ANU; plus many more.


Tatsuyoshi Okimoto

The Australia-Japan Research Centre (AJRC) at Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University and the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI) co-host an academic workshop bringing together Australian, Japanese and other specialists to present papers on commodity markets. More specifically, this workshop will discuss recent financial and economic analyses on commodity markets in order to support valuation, risk management strategies and investment decision making on commodities.

Organiser: Tatsuyoshi Okimoto, ANU/RIETI

Participants (Speakers and chairs):

  • Shiro Armstrong, ANU
  • Kentaro Asai, ANU
  • Antje Berndt, ANU
  • Paul Burke, ANU
  • Zsuzsanna Csereklyei, ANU
  • Kimie Harada, Chuo University
  • Frank Jotzo, ANU
  • Katja Ignatieva, University of New South Wales
  • Ken Iwatsubo, Kobe University
  • Takashi Kanamura, Kyoto University
  • Luke Meehan, Independent Competition and Regulatory Commission
  • Katsushi Nakajima, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
  • Kazuhiko Ohashi, Hitotsubashi University/RIETI
  • Tatsuyoshi Okimoto, ANU/RIETI
  • David Stern, ANU
  • Joaquin Vespignani, University of Tasmania
  • Yuji Yamada, University of Tsukuba

This workshop will be open to the public. If you wish to attend, please register at the registration button. Draft program can be viewed at

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