From: Friday June 15, 2018, 7:30 am
To: Friday June 15, 2018, 8:45 am
SPECIAL INVITATION: Women in Economics Network Event
The Women in Economics Network (WEN) invite you to a breakfast event with special guest speaker, Emeritus Professor Sue Richardson, Flinders University. Professor Richardson will discuss the following topic: Do minimum wages cost jobs?
About the speaker
Professor Richardson is currently a member of the Expert Panel of the Fair Work Commission that conducts the Annual Wage Review. She was previously Director of the National Institute of Labour Studies at Flinders University from 2000 to 2008. Prior to her appointment to NILS, she was Associate Professor at the University of Adelaide’s School of Economics, and from 2004 to 2009, she was a Commissioner of the Essential Services Commission of South Australia. She has been a Convener of the Academic Board and a member of the Council of the University of Adelaide and of its Finance Committee, on the Rhodes Scholarship selection committee, a member of the Ministerial Inquiry into Skills in South Australia, and co-editor of the Economic Record.
Sue’s research interests are in labour economics, with a recent focus on the ageing workforce, skill shortages, the links between work and health, immigration, and social inclusion.
When: Friday 15 June 2018
Time: 7.30am to 8.45am
Where: Deloitte, Level 17, 11 Waymouth Street, Adelaide
Tea and coffee will be served on arrival with informal breakfast refreshments.
Please note that attendance is free but registration is required and numbers are limited. Both women and men are welcome to attend the event.
We thank Deloitte Access Economics for their support of the WEN and this event.
Level 17, 11 Waymouth Street, Adelaide SA 5000