Studies on the impact of household characteristics on children’s access to higher education typically focus on the importance of household income.
On Friday 1 December 2017, the leadership team for the Transnational Research Institute on Corruption (TRIC) will be addressing Law and Justice Development Community of Practice End
On Friday 1 December 2017, the leadership team for TRIC will be addressing Law and Justice Development Community of Practice End of Year Conference.
University of Tokyo Professor Daiji Kawaguchi presents the final seminar of the AJRC Seminar Series for Semester 2 entitled ‘Parental leave and womens’ skill use on the job: Evidence from PIAAC’.
Are our current approaches to development cooperation fit for purpose to address contemporary challenges? How should development practice evolve to reflect 21st century priorities and knowledge? And how can it bridge the
This workshop jointly organised by the Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA) at Crawford School of Public Policy - The Australian National University, the Centre for Applied Macro- and Petroleum Economics (CAMP) at the Norwegian BI Business
The West has no peer competitors in conventional military power. But its adversaries are increasingly turning to asymmetric methods for engaging in conflict.
Poverty reduction is normally associated with economic growth. The faster the growth the more rapid the poverty reduction. No growth typically means no reduction in poverty incidence, or even an increase.
In a seminar earlier this year, we analysed survey data to show that the 2016 Islamist mobilisation was not caused by a massive increase in conservative attitudes among Muslims, as many observers had suggested.
Grassy woodlands are a nationally endangered ecosystem, and we have a relatively well preserved example here on campus! Come and see threatened species and other interesting native species.
Note: we will cancel if there is rain.
Resource-rich developing countries are different. They obviously have large resource sectors, but these typically operate as enclaves, and most profits are repatriated, so net factor income is typically large and negative.
My PhD research is about my own academic community, Pacific Studies.
The pressure on government to improve essential service delivery is immense, but are public service mutual offers the answer to increased productivity?
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Learning-by-exporting refers to the mechanism whereby firms improve their productivity after entering export markets. This study investigates how a quota intervention can affect this mechanism.
This Friday 8 December, the East Asian Bureau of Economic Research will be hosting a roundtable with Dr Paola Subacchi, Senior Research Fellow and former research director of international economics at Chatham House, Dr Subacchi is also a Visiting Prof
In this talk, Ben Phillips will discuss The Australian National University’s new estimates of supply and demand for housing at a regional and national level.
The rapid expansion and increasing complexity of our world can appear overwhelming. The ability of our body politic and the wider population to comprehend the behaviour of complex and interdependent systems is not readily apparent.
The Social Observatory (SO) is a unit in the World Bank’s Development Research Group. It has worked for seven years with a $5 billion portfolio of community-based livelihoods projects in India.
Countries are more peaceful and prosperous when women are accorded full and equal rights and opportunity.