Past events

Grant Walton
19
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Launch

Anti-corruption and its discontents

Grant Walton, Research Fellow, Development Policy Centre, ANU.

In this event, Grant Walton will discuss his new book which examines the relevance of anti-corruption discourse in Papua New Guinea.

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National security and foreign interference
15
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Seminar

National security and foreign interference

Professor Rory Medcalf, and Associate Professor Matthew Sussex, National Security College, ANU.

In this public seminar, Professors Medcalf and Sussex will explore how China and Russia’s sophisticated toolkits have spread their influence abroad.

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15
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Update

2017 Indonesia update - Indonesia in the new world: globalisation, nationalism and sovereignty

Professor Danny Quah, National University of Singapore; Professor Mari Pangestu, Universitas Indonesia; Dr M Chatib Basri, Universitas Indonesia; Emeritus Professor Anthony Reid, ANU; plus many more.

In this event leading experts will explore key issues including the historical dynamics of Indonesia’s engagement with the world, its stance on the South China Sea, and the emergence of new nationalism.

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Digital kingmakers: Why democracy needs (you to have) better cyber security
14
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Seminar

Digital kingmakers: why democracy needs (you to have) better cyber security

Dr Tim Legrand, Ms Jacinta Carroll, and Dr Adam Henschke, National Security College, ANU.

In this seminar and workshop Dr Legrand, Dr Henschke and Ms Carroll will consider the vulnerabilities, ethics and policy options related to cyber security and democracy.

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A sunset creates an orange glow behind powerlines in Yokohama, Japan.
14
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | Australia-Japan Research Centre | Workshop

Workshop on economic and financial analysis of commodity markets

Luke Meehan, Independent Competition and Regulatory Commission; Takashi Kanamura, Kyoto University; Ken Iwatsubo, Kobe University; Joaquin Vespignani , University of Tasmania; Paul Burke, ANU; plus many more.

Experts from Japan, and Australia presents research on electricity markets, economic and financial issues on commodity markets in order to support valuation, risk management strategies and investment decision-making.

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14
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | Workshop

Gender and labour markets in Asia

Janneke Pieters and Robert Sparrow, Wageningen University; Diana Contreras Suarez, University of Melbourne; Sharon Bessell, ANU; plus many more.

Leading researchers discuss how trade liberalisation impacts on gender roles and gender segregation in the labour market, what greater labour market participation means for women’s roles within society, and how to measure the extent of labour force participation and the nature and impacts of that work.

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Trump supporters hold a flag stating 'Trump: Make America Great Again'.
13
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | East Asian Bureau of Economic Research | Forum

Rising protectionism: keeping Australia and the global system open

Professor Mari Pangestu, University of Indonesia; Mr Jonathan Coppel and Dr Jenny Gordon, Productivity Commission; Mr Justin Brown, DFAT; and Mr Andrew Parker, PwC.

The speakers discuss the findings of a recent Productivity Commission report which models a set of scenarios based on new US trade policies and seeks to identify their implications for Australia.

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Nematullah Bizhen
13
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Launch

Aid paradoxes in Afghanistan: building and undermining the state

Dr Nematullah Bizhan, Research Fellow, Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford University.

Nematullah Bizhan discusses the complex relations between the Afghanistan government and foreign donors in their efforts to rebuild state institutions.

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National security and foreign interference
12
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | National Security College | Seminar

National security and foreign interference

Professor Rory Medcalf, and Associate Professor Matthew Sussex, National Security College, ANU.

In this public seminar and scenario workshop, the speakers will explore how sophisticated toolkits developed by Russia and China have spread their influence abroad

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Image sourced from flickr by Nicolas Raymond
12
Sep
2017
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Seminar

Using New Zealand trusts to escape other countries' taxes

Professor Michael Littlewood, University of Auckland.

Michael Littlewood discusses how foreigners set up trusts in New Zealand to escape tax in their home country, and the New Zealand government’s actions to prevent such abuses.

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