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Events

March 2022

Debt prospects and challenges for developing countries in the continuing pandemic
01
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Seminar

Debt prospects and challenges for developing countries in the continuing pandemic

Masood Ahmed

Masood Ahmed will lay out low-income countries’ current debt situation, explain initiatives by the global community to promote debt sustainability and restructuring, and present a path forward.

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01
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Global demographic change and international capital flows: Theory and empirics

Weifeng Larry Liu, Australian National University

Larry Liu analyses global demographic change and international capital flows.

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Photo by Douglas Paul Perkins on Wikimedia Commons
04
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Staying cool and wellbeing outcomes: An analysis of Australian social housing

Mara Hammerle

Mara Hammerle presents her PhD research on the impact of replacing existing heaters with energy-efficient reverse cycle air-conditioners (RCACs) in social housing in Australia.

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08
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Conference

AHRI International Women's Day virtual event

Holly Ransom, Seemali Shukla, Jacky Connolly CAHRI, Paula Goodwin FCPHR, Sarah McCann-Bartlett

Join Holly and our esteemed panellists as they deep-dive into their own personal experiences of strategic leadership, impactful communication, raising brand profile, professional support networks and balancing leadership with personal wellbeing. The event is free and held virtually, so attendees can join live from anywhere in Australia.

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08
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

An installation-level model of China’s coal sector shows how its decarbonisation and energy security plans will reduce overseas coal imports

Jorrit Gosens, Australian National University

Jorrit Gosens presents results from a newly-developed model of China’s coal sector.

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09
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Global Seminar. Gender Issues in Early Childhood Education

Vina Adriany (Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia)

Early childhood education and care (ECEC) is often perceived as an innocent space that does not perpetuate traditional gender ideologies. This presentation will discuss 1) the extent to which the teaching in ECEC is gendered in Indonesia, and 2) the so-called ‘feminization of ECEC’ that justifies teachers’ low wages.

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10
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | RE&D Research Seminar

Unsettled Frontiers: Book discussion with author and invited panelists

Jean-Christophe Diepart, Sango Mahanty, Sarah Milne, Chanrith Ngin, and Sarah Turner

This interactive session will discuss Sango Mahanty’s new book: Unsettled Frontiers: Market formation in the Cambodia-Vietnam Borderlands (Cornell 2022). In addition to the author, panelists include Sarah Turner, John-Christophe Diepart, Chanrith Ngin and Sarah Milne.

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Photo by Jose Martin Ramirez Carrasco on Unsplash
11
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

The quality-quantity tradeoff and the race against the machine

Matt Woolf

Matt Woolf presents his PhD research on the impact of technological development on economic growth and inequality.

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Image by Pete Linforth from Pixabay
15
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Historical validation of saving and trade intensities using the GDyn-FS model and historically informed baseline projections

Paul Gretton, Australian National University

Paul Gretton looks at possible alternative future trade growth scenarios and what these may mean for trade policy formation at the national, regional and global levels.

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16
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Indonesia Study Group. Jakarta’s first stock exchange: Operations and significance, 1890s-1950s

Pierre van der Eng (Australian National University)

This presentation outlines the development of Jakarta’s first stock exchange, between its stepwise institutionalisation since 1898 and its demise in 1958.

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16
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Roundtable

Australia-China decarbonisation roundtable

Various

Join our curated panel of experts to discuss recent energy & climate policy developments and areas for bilateral cooperation.

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Photo by Dipika Adhikari
17
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | RE&D Public Lecture

Tribal forest rights in India: Power dynamics in polycentric institutional arrangement

Dipika Adhikari

Dipika Adhikari will present her thesis proposal review looking at Indigenous resource rights, with a particular focus on the Van Rajis, a forest-dwelling tribal group in the foothills of the Himalayas.

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COVID-19 and human capital in East Asia and the Pacific
17
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Seminar

COVID-19 and human capital in East Asia and the Pacific

Dr Daniel Dulitzky

In this presentation, Dr Daniel Dulitzky will discuss the impact of COVID-19 on human capital in the East Asia and Pacific region, and suggest some potential critical short and medium term policy responses.

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Photo by Pickawood on Unsplash
18
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Endogenous borrowing constraints, the intergenerational state, and wealth inequality

Matt Woolf

Matt Woolf presents his PhD research on the impact of public spending on wealth inequality and economic growth.

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22
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Doing Economics: What You Should Have Learned in Grad School―But Didn’t

Marc Bellemare (University of Minnesota)

Marc Bellemare offers a preview of his new book “Doing Economics”.

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22
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Other

Art, Voice & Justice Exhibition: ‘Aquawhen II?’

Water Justice Hub

The Art, Voice & Justice Exhibition: ‘Aquawhen II?‘ is organised from 22 March to 25 March 2022. The purpose of the exhibition is to support the ‘voice’, art and the lived experience of the people living in far western New South Wales in 2019.

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23
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) development and gender inclusion in Indonesia

Lishia Erza (Asosiasi Pengusaha Indonesia; Permanent Committee for International Industry Access); Diana Octary (MELATI Nusantara, ASYX); Nandini Harihareswara (Independent Consultant

Many small and medium enterprises (SME) are heavily impacted by the pandemic-induced economic downturn, yet they are often excluded from innovative financial instruments that can help them survive due to a lack of visibility and formal trade relationships. This is even more apparent for women-led micro, small and medium businesses (MSMEs. This seminar will unpack some of the issues around financial and digital inclusion for women-led MSME.

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24
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | RE&D Research Seminar

Environments for Exchange: A critical study of emerging Australian carbon and biodiversity markets TPR

Dr Sarah Milne (Chair and Supervisor), Dr Sango Mahanty, Dr Carina Wyborn, Dr Rebecca Pearse, Dr Caroline Schuster

Please join us for a Thesis Proposal Review (TPR) seminar by Alexander Cox on ‘Environments for Exchange: A critical study of emerging Australian carbon and biodiversity markets.’

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Uneven development and its effects: livelihoods and urban and rural spaces in Papua New Guinea
25
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Seminar

Uneven development and its effects: livelihoods and urban and rural spaces in Papua New Guinea

Dr John Cox, Dr Grant Walton, Joshua Goa and Dunstan Lawihin

In this seminar, the speakers will examine the uneven nature of development within and between rural and urban spaces in Papua New Guinea.

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Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash
29
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Trying to make a good first impression: a natural field experiment to engage new entrants to the tax system

Sarah Dong, Australian National University

Sarah Dong presents results on a nudge to boost tax compliance.

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2022 aid budget breakfast
30
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Seminar

2022 aid budget breakfast

Professor Stephen Howes

Join the Development Policy Centre for its tenth (and third virtual) aid budget breakfast. Professor Stephen Howes will bring you the latest analysis from Devpol on what the aid budget means for Australia, for the region and for the development sector.

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30
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

The rise of Asia in the context of Indonesia-Australia relations

His Excellency Ambassador Siswo Pramono

Indonesia’s Ambassador to Australia, His Excellency Siswo Pramono, will deliver a talk at a special Indonesia Study Group. He will discuss the rise of Asia in the context of Indonesia-Australia relations. The event will be held under Chatham House Rules

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30
Mar
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Putting children at the centre

Jodie Griffiths-Cook, ACT Children and Young People Commissioner, Luke Twyford, Principal Commissioner Queensland Family and Child Commission, Zoë Robinson, NSW Advocate for Children and Young People

Join Professor Sharon Bessell for an online panel discussion with three Australian Children’s Commissioners to discuss the importance of putting children’s views and rights at the centre of all we do.

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