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Past events

25
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | PhD Seminar (Econ)

The impact of female leadership on public spending and service access: causal evidence from Indonesia

Ruth Nikijuluw

Ruth Nikijuluw presents her PhD research on female leaders, public spending, and service access in Indonesia

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24
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

Age-dependent risk aversion: Re-evaluating fiscal policy impacts of population ageing

Phitawat Poonpolkul, CAMA, PhD Student

The study presented in this webinar revisits optimal fiscal policies in response to population ageing by introducing an age-dependent increasing risk aversion assumption into an OLG model with risk-sensitive preferences to factor in the welfare cost of the policy-induced uncertainties.

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23
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Launch

BOOK LAUNCH. Democracy in Indonesia: from stagnation to regression

Emil Salim, Universitas Indonesia; Allen Hicken, University of Michigan; Eve Warburton, National University of Singapore; Thomas Power, The University of Sydney; and many more

ANU Indonesia Project warmly invites you to the book launch of Democracy in Indonesia: from stagnation to regression? (editors: Eve Warburton,Thomas Power, published by ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute in 2020).

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Medical worker migration and origin-country human capital: evidence from U.S. visa policy
23
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Public Seminar

Medical worker migration and origin-country human capital: evidence from U.S. visa policy

Dr Caroline Theoharides

Dr Caroline Theoharides presents new research on the so-called brain drain for health workers using rich administrative data.

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22
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

TikTok: The platform, the public, the politics

Policy Forum and ANU Learning Communities presents

The latest social media craze to sweep the world has been the entertainment platform of choice during lockdown periods for many of us. But this hasn’t stopped TikTok from becoming entangled in political controversy and debate about cybersecurity. In this event, we talk all things TikTok - from the perspective of users and with a political lens.

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Photo by Kim Hansen on Wikimedia Commons
22
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | ACDE Seminar

Emission reduction and foreign direct investment nexus in China

Yanrui Wu, University of Western Australia

Yanrui Wu investigates the association between city-level environmental regulation and changes in the pattern and structure of foreign direct investment in China.

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Photo by Mark Bonica on Flickr
15
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | ACDE Seminar

Diagnosing housing fever with an econometric thermometer

Shuping Shi, Macquarie University

Shi presents a new econometric method for identifying housing bubbles, with an empirical application to Australian housing markets.

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14
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

Launch of the Individual Deprivation Measure Country Study Report for Indonesia

Dr Maliki, Director for Poverty Alleviation and Development of Social Welfare, National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas), Indonesia. Facilitated by Ibu Nina Sardjunani, Head of the National SDGs Secretariat, National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas), Indonesia, Allaster Cox, Charge d’Affaires, Australian Embassy Jakarta

Please join us for a virtual launch of the Individual Deprivation Measure (IDM) Multidimensional Poverty Reports for two districts in Indonesia.

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09
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | Australia-Japan Research Centre | Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis | Seminar

Japan’s economic crisis and recovery

Toshitaka Sekine (Hitotsubashi University) and Sagiri Kitao (University of Tokyo)

This panel will discuss the economic crisis from the coronavirus pandemic and the recovery strategy for Japan. How does COVID-19 change the economic outlook in Japan? Does a relatively high rate of corporate savings in major Japanese firms put them in a better position than their foreign rivals? Will Japan’s large government debt and limited capacity for fiscal expansion constrain the recovery process?

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08
Sep
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | ANU College of Asia & the Pacific | Conference

Japan Update 2020: Japan's Choices Beyond COVID-19

Sanjaya Senanayake, Sota Kato, Hiromi Murakami, Haruka Sakamoto, Ippei Fujiwara, Sagiri Kitao, Toshitaka Sekine, Lauren Richardson, Rikki Kersten, Yoshihide Soeya, Tomohiko Satake

The Update is the flagship conference of the Australia-Japan Research Centre (AJRC) in Crawford School of Public Policy, and the Japan Institute at The Australian National University. This year’s update brings together distinguished experts from Japan and Australia for the latest research and debates on how Japan will navigate the policy challenges of the post-COVID-19 world.

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