Past events

Windmills in India
06
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Conference

Australasian Development Economics Workshop 2018

Professor John Gibson, University of Waikato, Professor Anandi Mani, University of Oxford; plus many more

The 14th Australasian Development Economics Workshop (ADEW) will be held on 6–7 June 2018 at The Australian National University.

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01
Jun
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Efficiency of aquaculture: a case study of Vietnam

Lien Huong Do, PhD Scholar, Crawford School of Public Policy.

Lien Huong Do presents her PhD research on the efficiency of aquaculture in Vietnam.

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30
May
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Climate Economics and Policy | Forum

Investing in change: the path to a decarbonised world

Mr Howard Bamsey, Executive Director, Green Climate Fund, and many more.

This public forum will bring together expert panelists to explore the questions of ‘what does forward-looking and ethical investment mean for an organisation like ANU?’ and ‘how should organisations like ANU structure their investment portfolios in anticipation and support of the low-carbon transition of the world economy?’

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30
May
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Who really are the poor? Measuring poverty with multiple dimensions

Putu Geniki Lavinia Natih, PhD Candidate at Oxford University.

This paper establishes that poverty is indeed multidimensional. It then presents arguments as to which dimensions and indicators should be included within a multidimensional measure and how they should be weighed against each other.

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Image: Nick Turner, UNDP (PNG)
30
May
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Forum

PNG aid evaluation forum: drought, roads and health

Various speakers

This forum will bring the authors of a number of evaluations of various, important Australian aid projects in PNG.

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29
May
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Climate Economics and Policy | Public Lecture

The Green Climate Fund, climate finance, and the imperatives and pathways for global transformation

Howard Bamsey, Executive Director, Green Climate Fund and Mr Patrick Suckling, Ambassador for the Environment, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Howard Bamsey, Executive Director of the Green Climate Fund (GCF), discuss the needs and opportunities for climate action, and the pivotal role that the GCF plays in driving forward climate transformation and catalysing investments that support the needs of developing countries.

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24
May
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Function

Postgraduate information evening

Cecily Stewart, Manager, National Recruitment and Development, Crawford School of Public Policy.

Looking to enhance or build your public policy career?

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Image sourced from flickr by John Lester
22
May
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Lecture

Tax challenges arising from digitalisation: an international perspective

David Bradbury, Head of the Tax Policy and Statistics Division of the Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, OECD

Join David discusses the key findings of the OECD’s interim report on the ‘Tax Challenges Arising from Digitalisation’.

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22
May
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Trade & Development Seminars

The economic and political causes of Indonesia’s forest fires

Russell Toth, The University of Sydney.

Russell Toth analyses the importance of political and economic forces—weak governance and the global demand for palm oil—in driving forest fires in Indonesia.

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Image sourced from flickr by Bertknot
22
May
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Tax and Transfer Policy Institute | Seminar

Would Australians be more supportive of redistribution if they knew what level of inequality existed?

Christopher Hoy, PhD Candidate in Economics, Crawford School of Public Policy

Chris Hoy tests whether people would be more supportive of redistributive policies.

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