Events

September 2019

17
Sep
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

The Singapore School: technocracy or less

Michael Barr, Flinders University

Barr argues that Singapore’s technocratic system has demonstrably failed, raising serious doubts about the wisdom of treating that country as a model for governance.

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18
Sep
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Public Seminar

Advancing regional security through Pacific empowerment

Dr Manumatavai Tupou-Roosen, Director General, FFA

Dr Manumatavai Tupou-Roosen, the new Director General of the FFA, will reflect on the future role of the FFA.

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19
Sep
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Resources, Environment and Development Group | PhD Seminar

Converging currents: governance of living waters in the West Kimberley

Kat Taylor

Please join us for this upcoming and very interesting PhD Final Seminar on governing currents.

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20
Sep
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Determinants and effects of corruption: causal evidence from Indonesian districts

Adrianus Hendrawan

Adrianus Hendrawan presents his PhD findings on the determinants and effects of corruption in Indonesia.

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

Strengthening safeguard capacity in the Pacific: evaluating ADB’s technical assistance

Mr Ari Perdana & Ms Susanna Price

The growing risk of population displacement from climate change in the Pacific means that the environment, disasters, mobility, security, “trapped populations” and resettlement will be key issues for countries in the region to consider in the future. In this seminar, Ari Perdana will speak to ways that will minimise negative impacts on vulnerable populations during turbulent times and change.

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24
Sep
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Restricted and unrestricted fiscal grants and tax effort of Panchayats in India

Raghbendra Jha, ACDE, The ANU

Raghbendra Jha examines the impact of restricted and unrestricted fiscal grants on tax effort of Panchayats (Elected Village Councils) via wages, profits, and incentives.

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25
Sep
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Embracing family, Islam and work: women’s economic empowerment in Islamising Indonesia

Minako Sakai, UNSW Canberra

This seminar will examine how middle-class Muslim women are dealing with the contradictory gender expectations arising from their economic and domestic roles

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27
Sep
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Real exchange rate misalignment in developing countries: measurement, determinants, and policy issues

Wishnu Mahraddika

Wishnu Mahraddika presents his PhD findings on real exchange rate misalignment.

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