CartoGIS Services is hosting a number of events for CAP HDR students and CAP academic and professional staff this semester.
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Two of the great global challenges of the 21st century are to reduce poverty and slow tropical deforestation. Solutions to these challenges are often framed as conflicting with each other.
Directed by Rann Quinn, The Enforced Disappearance of Sombath Somphone surveys the life of Lao civil society leader Sombath Somphone.
It is only in the last 30 years that the quality of Japan Wine (wine made solely from grapes grown in Japan) has improved greatly and the country has become capable of producing world-class wines.
Who Counts? Research as a Pathway to More Inclusive Societies
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ArcGIS’s ModelBuilder provides a visual language to facilitate spatial tasks. It makes it easy to visually combine and adjust sequences of tools into an integrated workflow.
When he stepped down in January 2017 as the fourth United States Director of National Intelligence, James Clapper had been President Obama’s senior intelligence adviser for six and a half years, longer than his three predecessors combined.
Are you considering your options for graduate study in 2019 to enhance your career working in and with government?
In this seminar, Valerie Ramey will present an overview of her paper “Ten years after the financial crisis: What have we learned from the Renaissance in fiscal research?”
Dr Caren Grown, Senior Director for Gender at the World Bank Group, is recognised internationally as an expert on gender and development.
Payroll tax has been frequently singled out as having an adverse effect on businesses and the economy in general. Payroll tax is levied by the States against the total sum of remuneration of employees within a firm for each dollar above a threshold.
Improvements in energy efficiency usually induce increases in the demand for energy services so that the energy savings are less than the improvement in efficiency.
Do people pay for cleaner air? This paper measures the extent to which a reduction in ambient concentrations of suspended particulate matter (SPM) increased residential land prices in metropolitan areas in Japan.
The ANU Malaysia Institute will hold the 2018 Malaysia Update conference on Thursday 11 October, and Friday 12 October.
Since decentralisation, many Indonesian districts have introduced minimum wage rates. This paper examines the effect of district minimum wages on employment in the formal manufacturing sector in Java, using data for the period 2005–2013.
We examine differences in wage rates across countries for workers in the same industry, distinguishing between low- medium- and high-skill groups. These differences are large and persistent.
We examine the reason that there have coexisted the two opposing views on distressed banks’ lending behaviour in Japan’s post-bubble period: the one is the stagnant lending in a capital crunch and the other is the forbearance lending to low-quality bor
The World Bank’s 2019 World Development Report studies how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in technology today.
Aliza Hunt (ANU), Robert Ern Yuan Guth (Settlement Services International), Diana Setiyawati (University of Gadjah Mada)
This study explores the factors affecting firms’ decisions on how many types of products to produce (their ‘product scope’). A theoretical model is presented.
Electricity generation from renewable energy sources in Australia has expanded rapidly. The share of electricity generated by renewables rose from 8 per cent in 2000 to 17 per cent in 2017.
There has never been a better time to study national security.
Politics remains mired in ideological preconceptions about what is optimal, often landing us in bad policy.
Public forum to launch the Asian Bureau of Economic Research
The Argentine economy deserves considerable attention from a historical perspective.
The sustainability of public debt in Sri Lanka has become an intensely debated concern. This paper uses data for 1961–2017 to study this issue. The method estimates fiscal reaction functions, using symmetric and asymmetric cointegration techniques.
The history of Zimbabwe is a portrait of decay and mismanagement that ruined a once-thriving economy.
The purpose of this paper is to analyse creative accounting by fiscal adjustments in Japanese municipalities after the introduction of a new fiscal rule using a seemingly unrelated regression with the difference in differences method.
Using a randomised control trial, we tested whether information about inequality and people’s position in the national income distribution has an effect on their concern about inequality and what they want the government to do about it.