09
JUL
2017

ICCPM Connect – Complex Project Management Magazine

The International Centre For Complex Project Management has released its June 2017 edition magazine. In this bumper 48-page issue you will find Part Two of the ICCPM Story, a number of articles – some from first-time contributors, including: – Edge of Chaos: How...
09
JUL
2017

24 July – Happiness for all? Unequal hopes and lives in pursuit of the American dream

The Crawford School of Public Policy presents a lecture by Carol Graham on Happiness for all? Unequal hopes and lives in pursuit of the American dream. In this public lecture Carol Graham will explore the unequally shared American dream. Her study is distinct from other work on...
09
JUL
2017

27 July – The international financial architecture for the 21st century

The Crawford School of Public Policy presents the 16th H W Arndt Memorial Lecture – The international financial architecture for the 21st century. The basic structure of the existing international financial institutions (IFIs)—most notably the World Bank and the...
29
MAY
2017

18 June – The leadership we need – sustainable development challenges

JG Crawford Oration 2017 Former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark will deliver this year’s JG Crawford Oration. In this lecture, Ms Clark will explore the challenges the world leaders have set in agreeing on ambitious new global agendas for sustainable development, including...
29
MAY
2017

28 June – The global growth slump: causes and consequences

In this public lecture John C. Williams will provide an overview of his recent paper, The Global Growth Slump: Causes and Consequences. Economic growth has slowed across the globe. The global growth slowdown reflects fundamental changes in trends in demographics and productivity....
07
MAY
2017

25 May – What’s next on the horizon? Post-budget policy analysis

The Sir Roland Wilson’s post-budget policy analysis will provide a unique opportunity to discuss the impact of the 2017-18 federal budget. With experts from academia and the public policy community, this year’s panel will offer their views on the budget’s contribution to...
07
MAY
2017

30 May – Dead duck or just resting: has economic liberalism run into a dead end?

Former Prime Minister Paul Keating recently declared that liberal economics no longer holds the answers to our problems. Is this the case? If so, what new paradigm is needed to lift the world economy out of its current malaise? If not, what needs to be done to revitalise...
10
APR
2017

26 April – Coping with high risk and uncertainty in aid policy design and practice

The Crawford School of Public Policy present a talk on Coping with high risk and uncertainty in aid policy design and practice. In this talk Professor Fforde will discuss how risk and uncertainty are best coped with in development practice. In doing this, he will examine the...
10
APR
2017

19 April – Complexity in governments and markets

The Crawford School of Public Policy, together with the The Tax and Transfer Policy Institute and the Development Policy Centre are pleased to host a seminar on Complexity in governments and markets. As Governments expanded their activities over the years, pushing spending from...
20
MAR
2017

April 4 – Understanding how change happens

The Crawford School of Public Policy, the Development Policy Centre, the State, Society & Governance in Melanesia Program and the Research for Development Impact Network and the Development Leadership Program present the launch of the book How Change Happens, including a...