The 2012 Harcourt Lecture: Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Governance presented by Professor Avinash Dixit (details posted below on July 30th) was a full house. We were delighted that Emeritus Professor Geoff Harcourt was able to be present. Links: 2012 Harcourt Lecture video 2012 Harcourt Lecture Slides
A new report on the economic aspects of globalisation on Australia was launched by South Australian Premier Jay Weatherhill at the University of Adelaide in late July 2012. ‘Borders Blurred: the changing nature of trade in a globalised world’, was written by Christopher Findlay, Narelle Kennedy, Faqin Lin, Dean Parham and Tim Harcourt. Learn more [...]
Geoff Harcourt is a man who makes an impression — whether as a distinguished academic, a gregarious storyteller, or an influential teacher. Listen to a recording of Professor Geoff Harcourt’s talk on ‘The Crisis in Mainstream Economics’, presented (aptly) in the ‘GC Harcourt Room’, at the School of Economics on Monday 23 April, 2012.
Click here to download the Podcast Prof Per Pinstrup-Anderson, World Food Prize Laureate, Cornell University and University of Copenhagen Food Security Issues to 2050: What are the biggest issues needing action and whose job is it? 10 Action Issues
The School of Economics is host to a variety of events. Discuss current economic trends and issues with our research Seminar Series and Workshops with some of the leading economics academics throughout the whole year. Check out the archive for previous Seminar and Workshop speakers and view their associated papers which are available for download.