Past events

14
Jun
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

A noise recording is worth a thousand words? Effect of respondents’ understanding on willingness-to-pay for noise abatement

Chi Hoong Leong

Chi Hoong Leong shares his PhD findings from noise valuation surveys in Singapore.

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11
Jun
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Targeted education vouchers for higher education and academic performance: evidence from Indonesia

Sarah (Xue) Dong, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU

Sarah Dong investigates the impact on education vouchers for higher education in Indonesia, finding little impact on the academic performance of recipients.

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04
Jun
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Major Islamic holidays: what do they mean for violence in Indonesia?

Hieu T.M. Nguyen, Crawford School of Public Policy

Hieu Nguyen examines the impact of Islamic holidays and the fasting month on the daily incidence of violence in Indonesia.

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28
May
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

US-China rivalry: the macro policy choices

Rod Tyers, University of Western Australia and The ANU

Tyers uses a calibrated global macro model to examine recent US and Chinese tax reforms, tariffs against imports, and alternative Chinese monetary targeting.

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24
May
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Complementarity of foreign direct investment and migration in the Asia-Pacific

Stewart Nixon

Stewart Nixon presents his thesis proposal review on key issues in foreign direct investment and migration in the region.

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21
May
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

The puzzle of educated unemployment in West Africa

Esther Mirjam Girsberger, University of Technology Sydney

Esther Mirjam Girsberger examines the relationship between education levels and unemployment in West Africa, and considers relevant policy choices.

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17
May
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Modeling the importance of financial liberalisation to Indonesia’s economic growth

Krisna Gupta, Crawford School of Public Policy

Krisna Gupta presents his PhD findings on the potential economic benefits of financial liberalisation in Indonesia.

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14
May
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Automation, inequality and macro policy

Yixiao Zhou, Crawford School of Public Policy, The ANU and Curtin University

Yixiao Zhou examines the impact of automation on inequality and the trade-offs between various macroeconomic policies for alleviating this impact.

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10
May
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Natural resource prices and welfare: evidence from Indonesia’s coal and palm oil booms

Donny Pasaribu

Donny Pasaribu presents his PhD findings on effects of coal and palm oil prices on local development outcomes in Indonesia.

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08
May
2019
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Survey of recent developments: The growth of social protection in Indonesia

Anne Booth, SOAS University of London

This seminar will preview the forthcoming article co-authored by Anne Booth, Moh. Raden Purnagunawan and Elan Satriawan in the Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies on various government’s initiatives which aim to protect the poor and vulnerable in Indonesian society.

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