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2017 Tasmanian Economic Forum

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Friday Feb 17, 2017, 9:00 am

From: Tasmanian Branch

 

 

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Economic Modelling Open Day

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Friday Feb 17, 2017, 12:00 am

Economic Modelling Open Day  The Centre of Policy Studies (CoPS) is hosting an Economic Modelling Open Day on Friday, 17 February 2017. The Open Day will include presentations by Australian Economists discussing the impact economic modelling has had in shaping Australian Economic Policy reform over the past forty years as well as their careers. 

 

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ABE Forecasting Conference: Growth, policy, politics

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Wednesday Feb 15, 2017, 7:30 am

From: New South Wales Branch

ABE is pleased to present the outlook for financial markets and public policy and a conversation about economic forecasting.

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GPN-Labour Inter-disciplinary Workshop

Event Type: Workshops/Conferences

Date: Tuesday Feb 14, 2017, 9:30 am

From: New South Wales Branch

GPN-Labour Inter-disciplinary Workshop - Global Production Networks in the Spotlight: Chains or Opportunities for Workers?

 

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Lighthouse Public Lecture - The Economics of Foreign Education and Students' Migration

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Monday Feb 13, 2017, 4:00 pm

From: New South Wales Branch

In this presentation the speaker will cover key facts and the economic analysis of foreign education.

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Trump's Australia? Breakfast w/ Amy Auster on Victorian income and wealth distribution

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Tuesday Dec 13, 2016, 5:30 pm

From: Victoria Branch

Join ESA Young Professionals for a presentation and discussion on the patterns of income and wealth distribution in Victoria over waffles and bagels.

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The Ghosts of Christmas: macro worries of the past, the changing economy in the present and what this means for our future

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Dec 8, 2016, 6:00 pm

From: Australian Capital Territory Branch

The Economics Society of Australia (ACT) is pleased to have Emeritus Professor Bob Gregory reflect on the Ghosts of Christmas: macro worries of the past, the changing economy in the present and what this means for the future.  Is it a maligned spirit with some spectre of Christmases past, that haunt our future, or is it a cheerful spirit?

 

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YE - A Day in the Life of...

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Thursday Dec 8, 2016, 5:30 pm

From: Queensland Branch

YE Qld with Griffith University and QCA present the annual Day in the Life Of...

This event is for young professionals and University students to hear from peers already in the industry. This is a free event, however places are strictly limited. Canapes and drinks will be provided.

Date:                   Thursday, 8th December 2016
Time: 17:30 until 21:00
Venue: The Ship Inn (Upstairs function room)

RSVP closes 30th November 2016

An event not to be missed! Click View below to see more information.

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Whisky Tasting at Lark Distillery

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Dec 8, 2016, 5:30 pm

From: Tasmanian Branch

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ESA Christmas Drinks & address by Professor Abigail Payne

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Monday Dec 5, 2016, 5:30 pm

From: Victoria Branch

We are having our annual Christmas Drinks on 5 December 2016. Professor Abigail Payne from the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research will give an address.

There will be drinks and nibbles from 5pm for those who can get there a bit earlier. As always, to plan for numbers, please let us know if you are able to attend.

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Teaching Economics as if it Matters: Content, Relevance and Resonance

Event Type: Workshops/Conferences

Date: Monday Dec 5, 2016, 9:00 am

From: New South Wales Branch

Macquarie University - Department of Economics invites you to attend a Learning and Teaching Workshop.

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Australian Statistical Conference 2016

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Monday Dec 5, 2016, 12:00 am

Final Chance to Register for the Australian Statistical Conference 2016 (ASC 2016) which will take place from 5 December – 9 December 2016 in Canberra, Australia. The theme of the Conference is Big Data: Mining, Analysing and Teaching. 

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Happy Days: A workshop about happiness

Event Type: Workshops/Conferences

Date: Friday Dec 2, 2016, 9:45 am

The Research School of Economics at the Australian National University is pleased to announce a one-day workshop on the theme of happiness, examined through the lens of Australia-based economists. 

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End of Year Function and Christmas Sundowner

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Dec 1, 2016, 5:00 pm

From: Western Australia Branch

 

This year it is a purely social affair, so come along and have some Yuletide fun.  Beer, Wine, Water  and Soft drink will be available, as will light snacks.  It is always great to catch up with old friends on the lovely Matilda Bay Foreshore – and if you have not yet had the opportunity to meet others from the WA economics community, then the Sundowner represents a perfect opportunity to do so.   

 

 

 

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‘Challenges for the Global Economy: The Great Recession and the Fault Lines’ with Kaushik Basu, former Chief Economist of the World Bank

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Tuesday Nov 29, 2016, 5:30 pm

From: Victoria Branch

Monash's Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability is hosting World Bank Chief Economist Professor Kaushik Basu who will discuss ‘Challenges for the Global Economy: The Great Recession and the Fault Lines’

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How Economics Improved the World in 2016

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Tuesday Nov 29, 2016, 5:00 pm

From: Queensland Branch

How Economics Improved the World in 2016 

Join us for the Economic Society’s final event for the year.  The function will feature an update from Professor Flavio Menezes on the activities for the Society for the year.  This will be followed by a light-hearted look at how economics improved the world in 2016 with commentary from Professor Flavio Menezes and Professor Lionel Page of QUT, and end-of-year drinks and savouries.

Professor Flavio Menezes, President of the Economic Society of Australian (Qld) is a Professor of Economics at UQ, Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, Senior Fellow at the Australian Institute of Business and Economics, member of the standing committee of the Econometric Society (Australasia) and Deputy Chair of the Qld Competition Authority. 

Lionel Page

Professor Lionel Page is head of the Behavioural Economics Group at QUT and received the Young Economist Award from the Economic Society which recognises the Australian economist under the age of forty who is deemed to have made a significant contribution to economic thought and knowledge.

Cost: Members - no charge; Non-members $40

Date and Time: 5.00 for 5.15pm start, until 7pm, Tuesday 29 November

Venue: QUT Z Block, 10th floor, Gibson Room, George St, Brisbane

 

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Trivia Night

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Nov 24, 2016, 6:00 pm

From: New South Wales Branch

ESA's Trivia Night promises a night of fun, networking, general knowledge and trivia.

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Designing the Road to Regulatory Reform with Anthony Rossiter

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Nov 24, 2016, 5:15 pm

From: Tasmanian Branch

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Professional Development Seminar: Jenny Williams

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Nov 24, 2016, 12:30 pm

From: Victoria Branch

Hazardous or Not? Early Cannabis Use and the School to Work Transition of Young Men 

Professor Jenny Williams will discuss research on the effects of cannabis use on the employment prospects of young men.

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Lunchtime Seminar: Value Creation

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Thursday Nov 24, 2016, 12:15 pm

From: New South Wales Branch

Dr James McIntosh has 20 years of professional experience in multidisciplinary engineering and environmental consultancies in Australia and Internationally

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ABE Annual Dinner and Briefing

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Tuesday Nov 22, 2016, 6:30 pm

From: New South Wales Branch

Australian Business Economists (ABE) are pleased to present their Annual Dinner and briefing with Dr. Chris Kent, Assistant Governor Economic, Reserve Bank of Australia - Issues in Economic Policy.

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Public Lecture: Asia Pacific Macro: Are We Rebalancing Yet?

Date: Monday Nov 21, 2016, 1:30 am

From: New South Wales Branch

Dr. Paul Gruenwald, Managing Director, Chief Economist, Asia-Pacific, S&P Global Ratings - Public Lecture at Macquarie University

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Workshop on Computable General Equilibrium models

Event Type: Partner Event

Date: Friday Nov 18, 2016, 9:30 am

From: Queensland Branch

Workshop on Computable General Equilibrium Modelling

Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) models play an important role in many aspects of policy analysis from environmental regulation to tax policy at both national and state level. This workshop is aimed at academic and professional economists interested in learning the foundations of CGE modeling for policy purposes. The workshop consists of a theoretical session and a practical session to be conducted in the computer lab.  

Workshop details

Date:

Friday 18 November 2016


Time:

9.30 am – 3.00 pm (registrations from 9.00 am)
 

 Venue: Griffith University Southbank
  Webb Centre (SO2), Room 3.12
 

226 Grey Street, Southbank 

Cost: 

$50 for Griffith staff and students and members of the Economics Society of Australia; $60 for general admission


Bookings are via this link by Friday 11 November 2016

Facilitators - further details provided here

   Associate Professor Jay Bandaralage, Griffith University

   Dr Athula Naranpanawa, Griffith University

   Dr Tien Pham, Griffith University

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Annual General Meeting followed by Ross Garnaut on climate change

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Nov 16, 2016, 5:30 pm

From: Victoria Branch

The Annual General Meeting of the Victorian Branch of the Economic Society of Australia will be held at 5.30 pm on Wednesday, 16 November 2015 at the Kelvin Club, 14-30 Melbourne Place, Melbourne. 

Following the AGM, Ross Garnaut will speak on climate change and China with some links to the Australian situation.

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AGM and Annual Dinner with George Megalogenis

Event Type: ESA Event

Date: Wednesday Nov 9, 2016, 6:00 pm

From: Australian Capital Territory Branch

Our speaker for this year is George Megalogenis, former economics journalist and award-winning author. George will be speaking on the topic: What drives Protectionism across Australia?

Come along to the AGM and have a say in the direction of the ESA(ACT) and vote for the new committee and share your ideas.

Click here for a nomination form if you’re interested in joining our committee, or nominating someone who is. Then we’d love you to join us at our Annual Dinner to relax, network and celebrate the winding up of a successful year.  Click here for a proxy form if unable to attend but would like to nominate someone to vote on your behalf at the meeting.

If you plan on only attending the AGM and not the Annual Dinner click here.

A reminder that postal/email votes and proxies are due to the secretariat by 5pm Friday 4 November and that only financial members of the Economics Society (ACT) are eligible to vote at the AGM.

Click here to renew your membership if you not currently a financial member.

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