Building on the work of Chapman & Leigh (2009) we examine behavioural responses to the first repayment threshold in Australia’s Higher Education Contributions Scheme (HECS).
Hybrid event - Weston Theatre and online via Zoom
Join in-person: McDonald Room, Menzies Library, 2 McDonald Place, Australian National University
In 2019 the Leaders of the Pacific Island Forum, including Australia, called for the Office of the United Nations Human Rights Commission to conduct an independent investigation into the human rights situation in Indigenous West Papua.
Zoom link: https://anu.zoom.us/j/83975078536?pwd=THZLSkFSNXY3YWhkOEtyQWRLSnBxUT09 Meeting ID: 839 7507 8536
Dr Jenna Price, ANU Visiting Fellow and columnist at the Canberra Times and the Sydney Morning Herald gets inquiries every day from academics who want to write op-eds or comment pieces.
The central bank uses sterilisation policy to mitigate the monetary effects of foreign capital inflows in PNG.
Hosted by the ANU South Asia Research Institute.
During the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been a dramatic increase in national debt levels across the entire world, with reported cases of downgrading sovereign debt ratings and difficulty of fulfilling debt obligations (‘debt distress’) heavily concentr
Please join us for an upcoming RE&D Research Notes hybrid seminar (Acton Theatre or zoom). Dr. Souvik Lal Chakraborty will present his research insights on social movements and articulation of alternatives to development.
This seminar is hosted by the ANU Malaysia Institute.
Dual delivery: This seminar will be held in-person and online in zoom.
Extreme temperatures are known to cause adverse health outcomes. Yet knowledge on the magnitude of this effect in developing countries is limited due to data availability and reliability issues.
The Zoom details are available here.
Political leaders work in different locations during their careers. Their movements are claimed to promote economic development and strengthen their leadership capacity.
Indonesia remains a rural country. With 45% of the population living in the countryside (approx. 123 million), Indonesia has the fourth-largest rural population in the global south. Agriculture is the lead sector in 20 of 34 provinces.
We study the firm-level impacts of a labour supply shock induced by the unanticipated closure of the New Zealand border due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Join in-person: McDonald Room, Menzies Library, 2 McDonald Place, ANU
This seminar is hosted by the ANU Mongolia Institute
Where can a PhD in Economics take you? What strategies are useful for current PhD students when it comes to their post-PhD careers? This event will feature a panel of alumni from the Crawford Economics PhD program.
Australia’s modern economic development has received significant contributions from both migrants and foreign direct investment (FDI), with or despite migration and FDI policies following contrasting paths and being independently formulated.
DUAL DELIVERY - This seminar will be presented in-person and online.