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2015 Fisher Lecture – ‘Rethinking the Role of Government for Progressive Social and Economic Reform: The Case of the Income Contingent Loan’ by Professor Bruce Chapman

The School of Economics warmly invites alumni, colleagues and all members of the general public to the 2015 Fisher Lecture presented by Professor Bruce Chapman. Bruce is a Professor of economics at the Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University. He has a PhD from Yale and over 200 journal publications in […]

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Dr Alex Heath from the Reserve Bank of Australia talks to top high school economics students

The School of Economics was pleased to host a talk organised by the Economics Teachers’ Society of SA.  The top Year 12 students currently studying Economics at Adelaide high schools were invited to the talk.  The guest speaker was Dr Alex Heath, Head of Economic Analysis, Reserve Bank of Australia who gave an address on: “Current […]

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Dr Martin Parkinson receives Honorary Doctorate at the 2015 Graduation Ceremony

The School of Economics is pleased to congratulate Dr Martin Parkinson, who is a graduate of the School of Economics for receiving an Honorary Doctorate. Dr Parkinson also presented the 2015 Graduation Oration. Dr Parkinson also met with our B Economics (Advanced) and Honours students while visiting Adelaide. Hearty congratulations also to all of our […]

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Welcome 2015 BEc(Advanced) students.

The School of Economics was delighted to welcome new and ongoing BEc(Advanced) students at a lunch held in the School Boardroom on Friday, 20th March. Students were given the opportunity to meet with the school staff on an informal basis, and also mingle with their fellow students. Professor Ralph Bayer, the Programme Coordinator, welcomed the […]

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China Australia Free Trade Agreement – Information Session

In February members of Economics Teachers Society attended an information session at the University to learn more about the recently signed China Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) . This discussion was led by Professor Christopher Findlay , Executive Dean of the Faculty of the Professions and Mr David Morfesi the Executive Director of the Institute […]

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Book Launch – The Cambridge Economic History of Australia

Last night the School of Economics together with the Economic Society of Australia (SA Branch) were pleased to host the launch of the Cambridge Economic History of Australia. Written by a team of eminent economic historians, the launch was appropriately held in the beautiful and historic Reading Room of the University’s Barr Smith Library. Attending […]

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2014 Harcourt Lecture: ‘Sustaining the Glass Ceiling through Gender Differences in Beliefs and Behaviour’ with Lise Vesterlund

The School of Economics was thrilled to host Professor Lise Vesterland for the 2014 Harcourt Lecture. Professor Versterlund discussed gender specific behaviour using measured studies to highlight key trends. Her presentation was engaging, insightful and made very relevant through the use of personal anecdotes and examples. Click here watch the video recording.

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2014 Harcourt Lecture: ‘Sustaining the Glass Ceiling through Gender Differences in Beliefs and Behaviour’

We invite you to join us for the 2014 Harcourt Lecture, ‘Sustaining the Glass Ceiling through Gender Differences in Beliefs and Behaviour’ presented by Professor Lise Vesterlund. This year’s lecture will discuss gender inequality in labour market outcomes, despite significant female educational advances. Horizontal as well as vertical job segregation is substantial, causing men and […]

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Dr Marion Kohler from the Reserve Bank talks to high school economics students

The School of Economics was pleased to host a talk organised by the Economics Teachers’ Society of SA on Wednedsay 13 August 2014. The guest speaker, Dr Marion Kohler, Deputy Head of Economic Analysis, Reserve Bank of Australia gave an address on: ‘Current Economic Conditions and Monetary Policy’, and spoke to a full house. The […]

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9th Annual Australia New Zealand Workshop on Experimental Economics

This year, the School of Economics of the University of Adelaide will host the 9th edition of ANZWEE which will take place in Adelaide from October 1st to 3rd 2014. Plenary speakers are: Werner Güth, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Jena, Germany Lise Vesterlund, University of Pittsburgh All interested researchers in fields related to experimental […]

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