Events April 2017

04
Apr
2017

Women and national security

Senator The Hon Marise Payne, Minister for Defence; Senator the Hon Penny Wong, Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs; plus many more.

Research has shown the security and equality of women is a vital factor in the security of the state and that increasing gender diversity in decision-making leads to better results.

04
Apr
2017

The welfare effects of a (partial) tariff reduction under domestic distortion

Akihito Asano, Sophia University.

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Akihito Asano, Sophia University.

Light lunch available.

04
Apr
2017

Understanding how change happens

Dr Duncan Green, Senior Strategic Adviser, Oxfam Great Britain.

Human society is full of would-be ‘change agents’. A restless mix of campaigners, lobbyists, and officials, both individuals and organisations, are set on transforming the world.

04
Apr
2017

India’s search for prosperity

Professor Vijay Joshi, Emeritus Fellow of Merton College, University of Oxford.

For India to realise its huge potential, the relation between the state, the market, and the private sector must be comprehensively realigned. Deeper liberalisation of goods and factor markets is very necessary but far from sufficient.

04
Apr
2017

Overturning aqua nullius and reaffirming the Indigenous rule of law(s)

Dr Virginia Marshall
The omission of Indigenous peoples' water rights and interests, and the case for Australia’s formal recognition of the Indigenous rule of law(s) is examined.
04
Apr
2017

Harry Rigby Lecture Series: Russia and the crisis in Western policy-making

Dr Bobo Lo, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House, UK

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