Past events

16
Oct
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Wage convergence and trade

Yixiao Zhou, ANU and Curtin University

Yixiao Zhou extends the idea of convergence in per-capita income across countries to convergence of wage rates across countries for workers in the same industry.

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12
Oct
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

The impact of district minimum wage on employment by firms in Indonesia

Nurina Merdikawati, PhD Scholar, Crawford School of Public Policy

Nurina Merdikawati presents her PhD findings on how minimum wages affect employment in Indonesia.

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09
Oct
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

How big is the economy-wide rebound effect?

David Stern, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU.

David Stern reports on a structural vector autoregression study of the economy-wide rebound effect of energy efficiency shocks, using US data.

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02
Oct
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Poverty alleviation can be an effective conservation strategy

Rhita Simorangkir, CERGE-EI, Charles University

Rhita Simorangkir finds significant side benefits in reduced tree cover loss from an anti-poverty cash transfer program in Indonesia.

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28
Sep
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Does foreign reserve accumulation crowd out domestic private investment?

Wishnu Mahraddika

Wishnu Mahraddika presents findings on whether foreign reserve accumulation crowd out domestic private investment in the short and long run.

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26
Sep
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Indonesia Project | Indonesia Study Group

Joining global production networks: has Indonesia missed the boat?

Prema-Chandra Athukorala (ANU)

The seminar will discuss, from a comparative East Asian perspective, Indonesia’s experience with exploiting opportunities for export-oriented industrialisation created by “Global Production Sharing”.

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25
Sep
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Assessing the direct and spillover effects of shocks to refugee remittances

Sarah Walker, UNSW Business School

Sarah Walker investigates the tight economic links between a refugee camp in Kenya and the surrounding community, focusing on a shutdown in remittances in 2015.

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21
Sep
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | PhD Seminar (Econ)

Life satisfaction data: Is the evidence sufficiently clear for policy applications?

Mark Fabian

Mark Fabian presents evidence that cautions against the use of life satisfaction scales in policy research.

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18
Sep
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | ACDE Seminar

Where in Australia has more small-scale solar installations?

Rohan Best, Macquarie University

Note: the originally scheduled seminar, ‘Gender corporate culture’, has been cancelled.

Rohan Best looks at determinants of rooftop solar uptake in Australia, and also calculates a subsidy elasticity of solar installations for the government’s Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme.

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04
Sep
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Arndt-Corden Department of Economics | Australia South Asia Research Centre | Seminar

Impact of governance on bribery and welfare: the case of rural India

Raghbendra Jha, ANU

Raghbendra Jha looks into the practice of bribery as a means of gaining access to welfare programs for households in rural India.

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