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August 2022

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01
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | PhD Seminar

PhD Seminar: Bunching evidence from Australia’s income contingent loan scheme

Mr Shane Johnson, PhD Candidate, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU

Building on the work of Chapman & Leigh (2009) we examine behavioural responses to the first repayment threshold in Australia’s Higher Education Contributions Scheme (HECS).

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02
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Adjusted Net Saving needs adjusting: reassessing human and resource factors in sustainability estimates

Jack Pezzey, Australian National University

This seminar will explore ways to improve the calculation of economic measures of sustainable development.

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03
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Banished Indonesians: Experiences of Colonial Exile in Sri Lanka

Ronit Ricci (Hebrew University of Jerusalem; ANU)

Sri Lanka was a site of banishment throughout the 18th century for members of royal families, convicts, servants and others sent there from across the Indonesian archipelago. This talk considers if and how earlier religious and literary traditions of banishment tied to the island - those of Adam’s fall from paradise to Sarandib and Sinta’s abduction to Lanka – played a role in the lives of the early exiles and their descendants.

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03
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ANU Pacific Institute | Seminar

International Parliamentarians for West Papua: European and Pacific action on human rights abuses in West Papua

The Chair of the IPWP, The Hon Alex Sobel MP (Labor Party, UK), Co-chair of the IPWP, The Hon Ralph Regenvanu (Opposition Leader, Vanuatu), Member of the IPWP, Mr Benny Wenda (President of the United Liberation Movement for West Papua).

This seminar will bring the leaders of the International Parliamentarians for West Papua from the UK, Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands, as well as the Leader of the Independence movement for West Papua in conversation to discuss growing international concern around the human rights situation in the region.

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04
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Conference

2nd Australian Workshop on Public Finance

Various as per program

The 2022 Australian Workshop on Public Finance is hosted by the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, Australian National University (ANU) and will be held on Thursday 4 and Friday 5 August 2022 at the Crawford School of Public Policy at the ANU.

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Dr Erin O'Donnell, Professor Anne Poelina, Dr Alessandro Pelizzon
04
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | RE&D Research Seminar

Australia’s rivers are ancestral beings

Dr Alessandro Pelizzon, Professor Anne Poelina and Dr Erin O’Donnell.

RE&D is delighted to invite you to this Research Notes Webinar.

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05
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Workshop

How to write an opinion piece (and why that matters)

Jenna Price, Hosted by Ariadne Vromen

Need help writing your opinion piece? Journalist Dr Jenna Price will assist you when you join her workshop.

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05
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Foreign capital inflows and monetary sterilisation in Papua New Guinea

Thomas Wangi

Thomas Wangi presents his research on the effectiveness of sterilisation policy in mitigating the monetary effects of foreign capital inflows.

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Financial inclusion in Papua New Guinea
05
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Seminar

Financial inclusion in Papua New Guinea

Laura Nettuno

This presentation contributes to the understanding of financial inclusion in developing countries by presenting a theoretical model of financial inclusion, building on Becker’s 1965 theory of the household to incorporate intra-household bargaining.

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09
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

The sovereign debt crisis in Sri Lanka: Anatomy and policy options

Prema-chandra Athukorala, Australian National University

This seminar will discuss the sovereign debt crisis in Sri Lanka.

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11
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Social movements and articulation of alternatives to development

Dr. Souvik Lal Chakraborty

Dr. Souvik Lal Chakraborty presents this RE&D Research Notes seminar.

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16
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Extreme temperatures, mortality, and adaptation: Evidence from the county level in China

Paul Burke, Australian National University

Paul Burke shows the effect of extreme temperature on mortality in China.

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18
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Public Seminar

The Outlook For A New World Order: A World with Greater Tax Harmonization

Variety as per program

Join us as we debate with three tax leaders as we watch the new tax world order being birthed.

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19
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Do political leader rotations matter to exports? The case of Vietnam

Nhat Mai Nguyen

Nhat Mai Nguyen presents her research on the impact of political leader rotations on exports in Vietnam.

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The Global Fund in an era of pandemics
23
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Seminar

The Global Fund in an era of pandemics

Peter Sands, Executive Director, The Global Fund

Peter Sands, the Executive Director of The Global Fund, will lay out plans to build on 20 years of impact, to protect everyone, everywhere from the deadliest infectious diseases and build a healthier, more equitable world.

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23
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | ACDE Seminar

Missing migrants: Border closures as a labour supply shock

Lynda Sanderson (New Zealand Productivity Commission)

Lynda Sanderson presents on the firm-level impacts of missing migrants due to the COVID-19 border closure in New Zealand.

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24
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | Indonesia Project | Seminar

Transformations of youth resistance: underground music scene and Islamic politics

Hikmawan Saefullah (Lecturer, Padjadjaran University)

This seminar examines the ideological and organisational shift of some underground music scene participants from secular, progressive, and leftist politics towards Islamic conservatism and right-wing Islamism in post-authoritarian Indonesia.

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30
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Careers with a PhD in Economics: a panel discussion

Mark Fabian, University of Tasmania; Hang Hoang, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare; Fahad Khan, Asian Development Bank; Moekti Soejachmoen, IA-CEPA ECP Katalis; Tong Zhang, Beijing Institute of Technology

This event will bring together alumni of the Crawford Economics PhD program to share and discuss post-PhD career strategies.

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31
Aug
2022
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Migration and foreign direct investment policy complementarity in Australia’s modern history

Stewart Nixon, Crawford School, ANU

Stewart Nixon presents his research on migration and foreign direct investment policy complementarity in Australia’s modern history.

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