Events

July 2019

24
Jul
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Climate Economics and Policy | Forum

Coal transition: power sector, regional adjustment and policy

A number of speakers from universities, civil society, business and government agencies. Details to follow.

This forum will explore coal sector transition in Australia, including developments in the power sector, regional adjustment challenges and implications for policy.

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24
Jul
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Public Seminar

From ODA to blended finance: new challenges for democratic governance

Dr Siobhán Airey, Research Fellow, University College Dublin

Blended finance is an instrument that uses official public funds to mobilise capital from private sources for development projects. But how should it be governed to ensure transparency, democratic accountability, and fairness? In this seminar, Siobhán Airey will discuss the issues, and ways forward.

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25
Jul
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

Quantile connectedness: modelling tail behaviour in the topology of financial networks

Matthew Greenwood-Nimmo, University of Melbourne

In this seminar the author will present his paper on ‘Quantile connectedness: Modelling tail behaviour in the topology of financial networks’ where he develops a new technique to estimate vector autoregressions by quantile regression.

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26
Jul
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

How do misperceptions of inequality shape support for redistribution and voting behaviour? Evidence from a randomised survey experiment in Indonesia

Christopher Hoy

Christopher Hoy presents his survey-based PhD research on inequality and redistribution in Indonesia.

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26
Jul
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Recruiting

Melbourne Career Expo

Crawford School of Public Policy

Visit us at the Melbourne Careers Expo (stand #212) in Melbourne from Friday, 26 July to Sunday 28 July and learn more about how to work in and with government with a graduate degree from Crawford School of Public Policy at Australia’s top-ranked university, ANU.

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26
Jul
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Children's Policy Centre | Public Lecture

From muddy boots to business class: to the emergency frontlines and back

Bina D'Costa, Coral Bell School of Asia-Pacific Affairs, The ANU

The public lecture provides insights from three recent global emergencies, and reflects on how evidence-based research and learning from experience can be used to strengthen global protection mechanisms, particularly those focused on protecting children.

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30
Jul
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

What’s happened to Indonesian living standards over half a century? Analysis, conjectures and challenges

Hal Hill

Hal Hill examines trends in a range of indicators to argue that 50 years of moderately fast economic growth in Indonesia have translated broadly into rising living standards.

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31
Jul
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Public Seminar

Perceptions on governance and corruption in PNG’s public service

Grant Walton, Fellow, Development Policy Centre, ANU

In a seminar, Grant Walton presents new research on why public servants in Papua New Guinea might support or resist corruption and poor governance, drawing on interviews with 136 public servants across four provinces – Eastern Highlands, Milne Bay, Madang and New Ireland.

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