COVID-19

Events

April 2021

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06
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

An evaluation of school admission policy reform in Indonesia: Improving equity, reducing learning?

Daniel Suryadarma, Asian Development Bank Institute

Daniel Suryadarma presents new research on school admission policies in Indonesia.

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07
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | RE&D Research Seminar

Insights into public trust and attitudes to the environmental performance in the Australian cattle industry

Dr Bradd Witt

Dr Bradd Witt will present his research insights on public trust and attitudes to the environmental performance in the Australian cattle industry.

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07
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Fintech, social entrepreneurs and the pandemic

Sara Dhewanto (Duithape), Leonardo Kamilius (Koperasi Kasih Indonesia), Amiruddin (Investree)

The COVID-19 pandemic presents new challenges and growth opportunities for businesses. In this webinar, we will discuss how fintech, social and startup entrepreneurs navigate the new environment.

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12
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Executive Education

Fundamentals of Intergovernmental Management

Dr Isi Unikowski

This course focuses on the daily workplace challenges of interjurisdictional problem solving under conditions of high uncertainty and complexity. The course gives Commonwealth, state and territory public servants an understanding of the craft of intergovernmental management, including its formal and informal settings and routines, the interests and strategies that must be negotiated and how public servants contribute to the federal system’s stability and resilience, on the one hand, and adjustment and change on the other.

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Not by land nor by sea: the rise of formal remittances during COVID-19
13
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | ACDE Seminar

Not by land nor by sea: the rise of formal remittances during COVID-19

Dr Lelys Dinarte

Dr Lelys Dinarte from the World Bank’s Development Research Group presented on ‘Not by land nor by sea: the rise of formal remittances during COVID-19’ on Tuesday 13 April.

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14
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Study Group

Coerced powersharing?Jokowi, Partai Demokrat and the shrinking of Indonesia's opposition

Marcus Mietzner (ANU)

This Indonesia Study Group (ISG) seminar will explain the mechanisms through which Jokowi has exercised his coercive power to ‘flip’ Indonesian opposition parties and speculates what his ultimate goal might be.

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14
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Other

In conversation with Martin Parkinson

Dr Martin Parkinson AC PSM, Katharine Murphy and Professor Helen Sullivan

Martin Parkinson will be in conversation with Katharine Murphy on Martin’s essay A Decade of Drift from Monash University Publishing’s new In the National Interest series. Professor Helen Sullivan, Director of the Crawford School of Public Policy ANU, will deliver the vote of thanks.

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15
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Public Seminar

COVID-19, Agriculture, and rural development

Honorary Associate Professor Chris Manning (The Australian National University); Professor Catur Sugiyanto (Universitas Gadjah Mada); Dr Lucentezza Napitupulu (World Resources Institute Indonesia)

Public Policy Forum on agriculture and rural development in Indonesia.

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16
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Non-tariff measures and trade among Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership participating countries

Amphaphone Sayasenh

Amphaphone Sayasenh presents TPR research on non-tariff measures.

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16
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Seminar

1985 reform of the Australian tax system

Paul Tilley, Visiting Fellow, Tax and Transfer Policy Institute

After the tumult of the Whitlam government, the Fraser government (1975-1983) saw consolidation with less reform.

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19
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

At Risk, or Risky Lives as Protection? Perceptions of vulnerability among socially marginalised citizens during the COVID-19 crisis

Maj Nygaard-Christensen

Maj Nygaard-Christensen from Aarhus University in Denmark presents on her ethnographic fieldwork conducted in homeless shelters, drug consumption rooms and drop-in centres during the first pandemic wave in Denmark. Her findings challenge dominant ideas about marginalisation and demonstrate that the life experiences of marginalised or ‘at risk’ citizens helped them to manage the COVID-19 crisis.

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20
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Forced displacement, mental health, and child development: evidence from the Rohingya refugees

Asadul Islam, Monash University

Asadul Islam will present results from a randomised controlled trial on psychosocial support for Rohingya refugees.

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21
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Twenty-five years of HIV/AIDS responses in Indonesia

Ben Hegarty (University of Melbourne)

This seminar will discuss the political entanglement between HIV/AIDS and political organising among some of the gender and sexual minorities most affected by the epidemic

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22
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Forum

The future of Indonesia’s foreign trade

His Excellency Mr Muhammad Lutfi (Indonesia’s Trade Minister), Dr Arianto Patunru (ANU)

His Excellency Mr Muhammad Lutfi will be in conversation with Dr Arianto Patunru on the direction of Indonesia’s trade policies

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22
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Other

Battered: A virtual reality exhibition on climate change

Makoi Popioco - Co-Founder, PFD

‘Battered’: A virtual reality tour into a Filipino coastal village reeling from Climate Change is an exhibition of an interactive 360-degree video that immerses visitors into a coastal village in the Philippines that has been suffering from extreme weather events and sea-level rise caused by climate change. To preview the VR tour, visit https://vrty.io/vr-case-studies/experience-hazard-zone-in-vr/ . You can watch it via 360-degree view on desktop or interactive VR if you have a VR headset.

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23
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Food safety compliance by developing country exporters: An analysis of US import refusals

Wanissa Suanin

Wanissa Suanin presents her PhD research on food safety compliance.

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27
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Competition, productivity and product mix: The effect of China on Mexican plants

Scott French, School of Economics at UNSW

This seminar will explore the effect of the rise in product market competition, measured by the increase in Chinese exports to Mexico and the US, on the productivity of Mexican plants between 1994 and 2007.

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28
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Results of the 3rd State of Infrastructure and Engagement unpacked

Various

The results from the 3rd State of Infrastructure and Engagement are in and we’re handing over to the experts to debate what they mean.

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28
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Macroeconomic research, present and past by Kenneth Kuttner (Joint CAMA/SEACEN centre webinar)

Kenneth N. Kuttner, Williams College

What is the state of macroeconomics? We explore this question by hand-collecting information on the epistemological approaches, theoretical and empirical methods and data sources used in macro research for 1,894 published papers.

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28
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Banning The Islamic Defenders’ Front (FPI): Testing the Limits of State Control

Greg Fealy (ANU)

This seminar will describe and analyse the sequence of events leading to FPI’s banning. It will argue that these actions represent a significant broadening of the government’s campaign to roll back Islamism.

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30
Apr
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Debt growth and economic growth: public debt and inflation thresholds analysis since 2000

Taehyun Ryu

Taehyun Ryu presents his PhD research on debt and economic growth

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