COVID-19

Events

September 2021

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01
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

High vaccination coverage is required before public health measures can be relaxed and Australia’s international border fully reopen

Quentin Grafton, Australian National University

In this seminar the author will present his model on possible eventual public health outcomes (cases, hospitalisations and fatalities) of Phase D, the Post Vaccination Phase (to live with COVID-19: management consistent with influenza or other infectious diseases) of the National Plan to transition Australia’s National COVID-19 Response.

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Alex Felipe hauling fish
02
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Coastal transitions: Small-scale fisheries, livelihoods, and maritime zone development in Southeast Asia

Michael Fabinyi

RE&D visiting scholar, Associate Professor Michael Fabinyi will present his research insights on transitions of small-scale fisheries in southeast Asia.

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02
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Other

Art and justice virtual exhibition: 'Aqua When?'

Laureate Professor and UNESCO Chairholder Quentin Grafton FASSA, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS, Vice-Chancellor & President of ANU Professor Fiona Yap, Interim Director, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU Associate Professor Lorrae van Kerkhoff, Director of the Institue for Water Futures, Fenner School of Environment and Society, ANU Professor Peter Yu AM, Vice-president (First Nations), ANU

This virtual exhibition gives voice through art to the people living in far western New South Wales in 2019 in relation and their experiences related to water justice.

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Bruce Adamson
02
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Securing the human rights of children in Scotland: In conversation with Bruce Adamson

Bruce Adamson

Hear from Bruce Adamson, Children and Young People’s Commissioner for Scotland, on Scotland’s experience of incorporating the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child into Scots law and other children’s rights issues in Scotland today.

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03
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Has R&D contributed to productivity in China? The role of basic, applied and experimental R&D activities in China

Sudyumna Dahal

Sudyumna Dahal presents his PhD research on research and development and productivity.

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03
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Seminar

Deductions for work-related expenses in Australia: an analysis of options for reform

Dr John Minas, University of Tasmania

This seminar is an analysis of reform options for work related expense (WRE) deductions for individual taxpayers in Australia.

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07
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Testing the validity of a single distribution factor in intrahousehold allocation models

Toan Nguyen, University of Queensland

Toan Nguyen presents new work on intrahousehold allocation.

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08
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Conference

Japan Update 2021

Keiichiro Kobayashi, Shiro Armstrong, Ippei Fujiwara, Sawada Yasuyuki, Yoko Ibuka, Nana Oishi, Lauren Richardson, Jun Mukoyama, Llewelyn Hughes

The Australia Japan Research Centre and ANU Japan Institute are proud to host the 2021 annual Japan Update conference on Wednesday 8 September.

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08
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Public Seminar

Book launch. David Jenkins' "Young Soeharto: The Making of a Soldier, 1921-1945"

Hon Gareth Evans AC QC, David Jenkins, Marcus Mietzner (chair)

Hon Gareth Evans AC QC presents the launch of Young Soeharto: The Making of a Soldier, 1921-1945, followed by remarks from author David Jenkins and a Q&A session.

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10
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Estimating the optimal timing policy of operationalising the Kaliwa Dam

Albert Lamberte

Albert Lamberte presents his PhD research on the optimal timing policy of operationalising the Kaliwa Dam in Philippines.

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10
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Seminar

Mental health and duration off income support

Paul Amores, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU

This seminar uses Australian administrative income support data to look at how long people stay off income support when they leave unemployment benefits.

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15
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Other

Water Justice Virtual Exhibition: 'Aqua When?'

Laureate Professor and UNESCO Chairholder Quentin Grafton FASSA, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS, Vice-Chancellor & President of ANU Professor Fiona Yap, Interim Director, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU Associate Professor Lorrae van Kerkhoff, Director of the Institue for Water Futures, Fenner School of Environment and Society, ANU Professor Peter Yu AM, Vice-president (First Nations), ANU

The Water Justice Art & Justice Virtual Exhibition Launch: ‘Aqua When?’ is organised from 15 September to 17 September 2021. 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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15
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Conference

The 38th Indonesia Update. In sickness and in health: diagnosing Indonesia

Elizabeth Pisani, Laksono Trisnantoro, Charlotte Setijadi, Asep Suryahadi, Ines Atmosukarto and many more

The conference will examine the extent to which Indonesia’s health system has succeeded in dealing with the many challenges it faces, and more importantly what Indonesia needs to do to ensure faster progress.

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21
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Asymmetric response of carbon emissions to recessions and expansions is explained by negative oil market shocks

David Stern, Australian National University

David Stern will present work on understanding the short-term link between the economy and emissions.

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22
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Workshop

Australia's future: tax, productivity and federation

Various - as per program

The Tax and Transfer Policy Institute and the Business Council of Australia are conducting a half-day workshop on the three key, post-COVID reform priorities for Australia.

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2021 Pacific Update
22
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Conference

2021 Pacific Update

Various speakers

The 2021 Pacific Update was held as an online event from 22 to 24 September.

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2021 Pacific Update
23
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Conference

2021 Pacific Update – Day 2

Various speakers

The 2021 Pacific Update was held as an online event from 22 to 24 September.

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23
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar

Manufacturing compromise: gendered labour processes in a Chinese mine in Papua New Guinea

I-Chang Kuo

Please join us for an upcoming final PhD thesis seminar, hosted by the Resources, Environment and Development group (RE&D), Crawford School of Public Policy. RE&D PhD candidate, I-Chang Kuo, will present research insights from his thesis.

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Justin Mohamed
23
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Our youth, our way: In conversation with Justin Mohamed

Justin Mohamed Commissioner for Aboriginal Children and Young People of Victoria

Hear from Justin Mohamed, Commissioner for Aboriginal Children and Young People in Victoria, on the recently released report “Our youth, our way; Inquiry into the over-representation of Aboriginal children and young people in the Victorian youth justice system.”

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2021 Pacific Update
24
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Conference

2021 Pacific Update – Day 3

Various speakers

The 2021 Pacific Update was held as an online event from 22 to 24 September.

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24
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

The big push lasts forever: The economic legacy of Dutch colonial railroads in Java

Inggrid

Inggrid presents her PhD research on the economic impacts of colonial railroads in Java.

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24
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Seminar

A study of cross-border profit shifting channels

Dr Alfred Tran and Wanmeng Xu, Research School of Accounting, ANU

In this seminar, we investigate two cross-border profit shifting channels of foreign multinational enterprises (MNEs) in Australia.

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24
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

The COVID-19 shock and challenges for time series models

Elena Bobeica and Benny Hartwig, European Central Bank

The authors document the impact of COVID-19 on frequently employed time series models. They show that for both single equation models (Phillips curves) and Vector Autoregressions (VARs) estimated parameters change notably with the pandemic.

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28
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Global prices, trade protection, and internal migration: evidence from Indonesia

Rizki Siregar, UC Davis

Rizki Siregar presents on Indonesia’s palm oil boom, trade protection, and migration

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PNG Economic Database launch
30
Sep
2021
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Launch

PNG Economic Database launch

Hon. Ian Ling-Stuckey and His Excellency Jon Philp

The PNG Economic Database will be launched by the Treasurer of PNG Ian Ling-Stuckey at the University of Papua New Guinea.

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