Events

August 2019

01
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

The impact of China's emergence on Taiwan's economy

Kai-Yun Tsai, PhD Student, CAMA

As China’s economy grows and vertical specialisation rises in Asia, the question of how and to what extent China influences other Asian economies through this specific trade channel is of interest to researchers. Given the high degree global value chain participation and trade integration with China, Taiwan serves as a good case to examine this question.

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01
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Recruiting

National security policy careers evening

Presenters from the Commonwealth

The National Security College invites undergraduate and postgraduate students who would like to work in the national security community, to an evening with presenters from the Commonwealth as well as the private sector.

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02
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Hierarchy of institutions and economic performance: panel evidence from transition countries

Taehyun Ryu

Taehyun Ryu presents his PhD research on the economic importance of institutions.

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06
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Determinants of governments’ fiscal resource revenue: evidence from a new database

Marcel Schroder, Lebanese American University and Martin Davies, Washington and Lee University

The authors estimate and study the determinants of governments’ take from the resource sector, before undertaking international comparisons.

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07
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

Risk-sensitive preferences and age-dependent risk aversion

Phitawat Poonpolkul, PhD student, CAMA

The paper presented in this seminar investigates the macroeconomic implications of demographic changes when households have age-dependent increasing risk aversion in future utility.

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08
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Australia-Japan Research Centre | Public Seminar

Autonomous vehicles in the Japanese criminal justice system: emerging new trends

Professor Tatsuhiko Inatani, Kyoto University

Autonomous vehicle (AV), or connected autonomous vehicle (CAV), is one of the hottest issues among Japanese policymakers these days.

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09
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

The dynamics of rice farming efficiency in Vietnam

Huong Do

Huong Do presents her PhD research on efficiency in rice production in Vietnam.

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09
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | East Asian Bureau of Economic Research | Crawford Research Seminar

National Parliamentary Fellowships Program: China 2019 inbound

Fanlin Ding and Cao Meng, Peking University

The National Parliamentary Fellowships Program (NPFP) was established and piloted in 2016 with the goal of promoting exchanges between Australia and the parliaments and legislative bodies of its key partners in Asia. The program is aligned to the aims of the 2012 White Paper on Australia in the Asian Century, and of the Reverse Colombo Plan. The program is funded through multiple funding bodies within DFAT, such as the Australia-Japan Foundation and the Australia-China Foundation.

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National Institute of Health Sciences (Kawasaki, Japan)
13
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Australia-Japan Research Centre | Public Seminar

Bayesian and decomposition analysis for health inequality in Japan

Haruhisa Nishino, Hiroshima University

With an ageing population and stagnate economy the problem of income inequality is heavily discussed yet health inequality has risen as a prominent issue.

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13
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Global economic gains from complying with the Paris Climate Accord: results from large dimensional trade and climate models

Thomas Kompas, School of Biosciences, University of Melbourne

Tom Kompas suggests considerable global economic gains from complying with the Paris Climate Accord, and argues that many poorer countries are most impacted by climate change.

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14
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

Taiwan’s terms of trade from 1989 to 2017

Kai-Yun Tsai, PhD Student, CAMA

The paper presented in this seminar examines the determinants of Taiwan’s terms of trade over the last three decades.

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14
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Indonesian cinema after the New Order

Thomas Barker, University of Nottingham, Malaysia

This seminar will discuss the position of Indonesian cinema after the New Order as a cultural product

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14
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Recruiting

ANU International Law Careers Fair

Crawford School of Public Policy

On 14 August in the ANU College of Law foyer, our staff will be there to help students looking to talk through their career context and explore graduate study options at Crawford School.

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14
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Public Seminar

The changing landscape of terror: from 9/11 to right-wing extremism

Mark Kenny, Nick Rasmussen, Dr Kristy Campion, Jacinta Carroll, and Alex Mann

Five leaders in policy, counter-terrorism operations, journalism and academia come together for a discussion on the evolution of terror.

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16
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Village government form and local service access in Indonesia

Ruth Nikijuluw

Ruth Nikijuluw presents her PhD findings on village-level government form in Indonesia

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20
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Australia-Japan Research Centre | Public Seminar

Juvenile delinquency and prefectural ordinances: evidence from Japanese panel data

Keiko Yoshida, Momoyama Gakuin University

The purpose of this research is to investigate the effect of prefectural ordinances on juvenile delinquency.

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20
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Seminar

Risky data: The combined effect of risk preference and negative framing on intended participation in the Consumer Data Right

Nicholas Biddle, Associate Professor, Centre for Social Research and Methods, ANU

The Consumer Data Right (CDR), which began in Australian on the 1st of July 2019, aims to give Australian customers a right to access data about them held by businesses.

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20
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

On the production and consumption sides of agglomeration economies in Ecuador

Vicente Royuela, University of Barcelona

The author investigates agglomeration economies and their interactions with informality in cities in Ecuador, looking at both the production and consumption sides of the economy.

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Fishing in Kiribati
21
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Public Seminar

Kiribati: 2019 economic survey

James Webb

Kiribati is one of the most remote of the Pacific islands, but also has one of the largest and most productive fisheries. With the introduction of the Vessel Day Scheme in 2012 leading to a massive increase in fishing license revenue, never before has Kiribati had such opportunity to engage proactively in its own development using its own resources. Between 2012 and 2015 there was an unprecedented expansion of government revenue, and in 2016 to 2019 a similarly unprecedented expansion of government expenditure.

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23
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Socio-economic impacts of integrated electricity market in East Asia

Yuventus Effendi

Yuventus Effendi presents his PhD research on electricity market integration in East Asia.

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27
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Any chance Australia will ever see the use of first best climate and energy policy instruments?

Brian Fisher, BAEconomics

Fisher argues the case for market-based policy instruments rather than regulation and special sectoral arrangements to solve the climate problem.

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28
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | East Asian Bureau of Economic Research | Public Seminar

Credit and credibility: financial risks to China’s economic resilience

Logan Wright, Rhodium Group

This seminar will talk about China’s fiscal stability.

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28
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Public Lecture

The revival of research on monetary policy rules: facts and future directions

Professor John Taylor, Stanford University

Policy rules were the subject of much research in the 1970’s, 1980’s and 1990’s, but in the following years, until recently, there was a lull. Now there’s a big pickup, whether at conferences, in research papers, or in central bank publications, including whole new sections on rules in comparison with actual policy.

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29
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Public Seminar

The importance of national security and careers in national security policy

Professor Rory Medcalf, Dr Sue Thompson

ANU National Security College academics will share their insights

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30
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Political connections and survivability of small and medium-sized enterprises in Vietnam

Trang Be

Trang Be presents her PhD findings on political connections and small and medium enterprise survival in Vietnam.

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Executive Master of Public Policy
31
Aug
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Recruiting

Crawford School at ANU Open Day 2019

Crawford School of Public Policy

If you are looking to enhance your public policy career with a postgraduate qualification, visit Crawford School of Public Policy at ANU Open Day.

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