Past events

Indonesian Special Forces
20
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

The army and the Indonesian genocide: mechanics of mass murder

Jessica Melvin (University of Sydney)

The Indonesian genocide files explain, in the military’s own words, how the military initiated and implemented the 1965-66 mass killing as a deliberate national campaign. This presentation will examine the orders and chains of command recorded in these documents.

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Coombs Building
19
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Trade & Development Seminars

Internal and external balance: A new paradigm for resource-rich developing countries

Marcel Schroder, Lebanese American University; Martin Davies, Washington and Lee University

Speakers Marcel and Martin explore a new paradigm for policy-setting in resource-rich developing countries.

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15
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Growing up in diversity: the effects of ethnic diversity on educational outcomes

Moh Agung Widodo, PhD Scholar, Crawford School of Public Policy.

Moh Agung Widodo shares his PhD results on ethnic diversity and educational achievement in Indonesia.

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Villagers protest land grab in Cambodia
14
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Environmental conservation and human rights in Southeast Asia: Some reflections on advocacy and praxis

Professor Joshua Cooper: a Lecturer at the University of Hawai'i, in Political Science & Hawaiian Studies; Dr Chak Sakhorn: the President, Khmer M ‘Chas Srok, a human rights and environmental NGO in Cambodia.

In this brownbag session, two special guests combine activism and scholarship in the realm of human rights, indigenous rights, self-determination and environmental conservation.

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13
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Survivor testimonies of torture and mapping incidents of violence during the New Order

Annie Pohlman

This event will discuss the mapping of spread and evolution of torture during the New Order regime (1966–1998) in order to understand how this violence was normalised.

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12
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Trade & Development Seminars

On designing sustainable employment policies for developing countries: A case study of Fiji

Adjunct Professor Satya Paul, Center for Economics & Governance, Amrita University, India

Satya Paul discusses the formulation of an employment policy for Fiji, based on its socio-economic background and labour market conditions.

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12
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Climate Economics and Policy | Public Seminar

Germany’s climate policy and the Paris Agreement

Ursula Fuentes Hutfilter, Senior Climate Policy Adviser, Climate Analytics Australia.

Ursula Fuentes Hutfilter will present the current state of German Climate Policy in the context of the Paris Agreement, focusing on targets for 2020, 2030, and 2050.

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Image sourced from flickr by Rafa Mora Arevalo
12
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Public Seminar

Taxpayer responsiveness to marginal tax rates

Professor Robert Breunig, Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, ANU.

This seminar examines taxpayers’ responsiveness to marginal tax rates in Australia.

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Indo-Pacific map and USPACOM
08
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Seminar

Perspectives on the role of the US Military in a dynamic Indo-Pacific

Lieutenant General David H. Berger, Commander of US Marine Corps Forces, Indo-Pacific Command

This seminar will explore the strategic military dimensions of operating in the Indo-Pacific, including exploring how to translate strategic foreign policy and security aspirations into practical operations, activities and relationships.

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08
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Regulation of noise in Singapore

Chi Hoong Leong, PhD Scholar, Crawford School of Public Policy.

Chi Hoong Leong presents his thesis proposal review on the regulation of noise in Singapore.

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