Australasian Development Economics Workshop 2018

Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics
Windmills in India

Event details


Date & time

Wednesday 06 June 2018 to Thursday 07 June 2018


Hedley Bull Building 130, cnr Garran Road and Liversidge Street, ANU


Professor John Gibson, University of Waikato, Professor Anandi Mani, University of Oxford; plus many more


ACDE Administration

The 14th Australasian Development Economics Workshop (ADEW) will be held on 6–7 June 2018 at the Australian National University.

Sponsored by Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), ADEW is an annual workshop that brings together development economists from around Australia and internationally. The event provides a forum for rigorous research in the field of development economics, with a particular focus on the Asia-Pacific region.

Registration desk opens: 8.30am

The event program can be downloaded here. Some speakers’ papers/slides are also available to be downloaded, with files named by speaker surname.

Keynote speakers
John Gibson, University of Waikato
Anandi Mani, University of Oxford

Policy forum
Energy for development

Keynote address: Hedley Bull Lecture Theatre 1
Parallel sessions: Hedley Bull Lecture Theatre 2 and Seminar Room 3

Past ADEWs
Past Australasian Development Economics Workshops

Program Committee
Paul Burke
Matthew Dornan
Hoa Nguyen
Eva Vivalt


Workshop information
There is no registration fee to attend ADEW. All are welcome to attend.

Dinner is by invitation only.

If you have any queries, please contact

Accommodation is to be booked directly by individual participants.

The following hotels are located on or near the ANU campus:

Additional information

Arriving in Canberra

Canberra Airport is served by most of Australia’s major cities, as well as several international connections. By road, Canberra is located approximately 3.5 hours from Sydney. There is a frequent coach service from Sydney to Canberra.


It is your responsibility to ensure visa documentation is correct and complete before you commence your journey. Information can be found here.

Useful links

Visit Canberra
Canberra Airport

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