14
JUL
2018

9-10 August – Behavioural economics and public policy conference

The Tax and Transfer Policy Institute (TTPI) of The Australian National University (ANU) is holding a conference on Behavioural Economics and Public Policy (TTPI-BEPP2018) that aims to bring together empirical researchers in the field of behavioural economics and policy makers....
16
APR
2018

13 April 2018 – Security Risk Policy Alert

Security and Domestic Law The Australian Risk Policy Institute (ARPI) has warned that, in the face of Government agencies and other entities adopting higher levels of security, those agencies and entities must be alert to the need to ensure their actions are compliant with the...
11
APR
2018

ARPI releases a guide to the Commonwealth Risk Management Policy

ARPI has released a guide to the Commonwealth Risk Management Policy. The guide has been prepared by an ARPI Associate who is a Chief Risk Officer and wishes to offer suggestions on how the Commonwealth’s Risk Management (Operational) Policy could be more effective from a risk...
28
MAR
2018

May 7 – Involving men in ending violence against women: book launch

The Crawford School of Public Policy hosts a book launch – Involving men to stop violence against women. Question: Has men’s involvement resulted in positive change, or has it reinforced the belief that women need to be rescued by men? Dr Joyce Wu’s book provides a...
28
MAR
2018

April 17 – Unequal burden of retirement reform: evidence from Australia

The Crawford School of Public Policy presents a seminar on the effects of raising pension-claiming ages in response to population ageing. Todd Morris examines this question in the context of an Australian reform that gradually raised women’s pension age from 60 to 65. Todd Morris...
12
FEB
2018

1 March – Yes (and no) Minister: can central government control semi-autonomous bodies and should it want to?

The Crawford School of Public Policy and the Australia and New Zealand School of Government presents a discussion on what really happens in the to-and-fro between Ministers, departments and public bodies. The discussion will be led by Professor Sandra van Thiel, with an...
12
FEB
2018

20 Feb – The future public servant: insights from Canada

The Crawford School of Public Policy presents a discussion on ‘The future public servant: insights from Canada’. The President of the Public Service Commission of Canada, Patrick Borbey, will provide insights into how the Canadian public service is adapting and the...
30
OCT
2017

Nov – Ethics Centre Newsletter

Read the latest updates, information, articles and interest stories included in this newsletter from the Ethics Centre Website Link – http://theethicscentre.cmail19.com/t/ViewEmail/d/1654160F5BB23CEC/26B64722492DDAED775FA7C4C6318CD9
26
OCT
2017

9 Nov – Security Professionals Australasia – Seminar and Reception

Security Professionals Australasia, the Security Professionals’ Registry and combined Associations will be holding its annual Seminar and Reception on Thursday 9 November 2017. This year’s seminar will be held from 09:00 to 15:00 at the Realm Hotel 18 National Circuit, Canberra...
26
OCT
2017

2 Nov – Australia’s business investment challenge

In this Sir Leslie Melville Public Lecture, Secretary to the Treasury John Fraser will speak about the trends and influences driving business investment in Australia, and the challenges these present to the economy, following a major project undertaken in collaboration with State...