Events

June 2020

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02
Jun
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

The output effects of infrastructure investment and use in Indonesia

Pierre van der Eng, Research School of Management, ANU College of Business and Economics

Van der Eng and co-author Denny Irawan investigate the extent to which economic growth is held back by underinvestment in the country’s infrastructure facilities.

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09
Jun
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

On Coase and COVID-19

Sinclair Davidson, RMIT University

Davidson contrasts an exchange-focused analysis of how to minimise the social cost of the COVID-19 pandemic with the social planner’s approach relying on social cost-benefit analysis.

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12
Jun
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Prepaid metering and electricity consumption: evidence from Bangladesh

Debasish Das

Debasish Das presents his PhD research on electricity metering reform in Bangladesh.

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16
Jun
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

Indonesia and the international community: 50 years of economic cooperation

Peter McCawley, Crawford School, ANU

McCawley reviews the efforts of the Asian Development Bank in Indonesia, as part of one of the largest sustained development cooperation programs in post-war history.

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18
Jun
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | ASARC Seminar

India's health and economic challenges posed by COVID-19

Professor Raghbendra Jha

This seminar will review how India is meeting the dual health and economic challenges posed by the COVID-19 virus.

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19
Jun
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Long-term impacts of the giant wave: The case of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and child development in Indonesia

Riswandi

Riswandi presents his PhD research on the long-term impacts of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami in Banda Aceh city

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23
Jun
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

How well can the world’s poor protect themselves from the new coronavirus?

Caitlin Brown, Central European University

Brown finds that only 6 per cent of the poorest 40 per cent in developing countries have adequate home environments for protection from COVID-19, falling to virtually zero in sub-Saharan Africa.

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courtesy of the National Museum of Health and Medicine, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, D.C., United States.
30
Jun
2020
Crawford School of Public Policy | ACDE Seminar

The great influenza pandemic of 1918-20: An interpretative survey in the time of COVID-19

Premachandra Athukorala, Crawford School, ANU

Premachandra Athukorala looks for lessons relevant to the current COVID-19 crisis in the scattered multi-disciplinary literature on the Spanish Flu pandemic of a century ago.

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