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The election's economic endgame

Date: Thursday May 9, 2019, 6:00 pm

As we approach the 2019 election, voters are inundated with news coverage of tax and spending announcements, but how do they know which party will produce the better economic outcomes for Australia?

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WEN Breakfast event: Gender diversity at the top

Date: Wednesday Apr 17, 2019, 7:30 am

The Women in Economics Network (WEN) invite you to a breakfast event with special guest speaker, Professor Carol Kulik, UniSA. Professor Kulik will discuss the following topic: Gender diversity at the top.


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WEN Budget Reflections 2019/20

Date: Monday Apr 8, 2019, 5:30 pm

Please join Women in Economics and the Commonwealth Treasury for a panel discussion on the 2019 budget. Our panellists – Shannon Kenna (Commonwealth Treasury),  Michelle Dowdell (Commonwealth Treasury), Angela Jackson (Equity Economics) and Danielle Wood (Grattan Institute) – will take a comprehensive look at the budget and its implications. Enjoy a drink while our panellists tackle the big questions: What are the economic forecasts (and how does Treasury produce them)? Will the budget finally get to surplus and does it matter? How big are the pre-election giveaways? And what will be the impact of the budget on young people and women?

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Increasing participation of women in economics

Date: Monday Apr 1, 2019, 7:00 am

Griffith University Business School and WEN Qld would like to invite you to join them for breakfast as Chief Economist and Head of Research at ANZ Banking Group, Richard Yetsenga, addresses the theme of increasing the participation of women in economics.

Following guest speaker Richard Yetsenga's address, there will be an opportunity for a Q&A.

Event and registration details and are available at this link.

Registrations will close on 25th March 2019.

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PD Seminar on Gender Lensing with Miranda Stewart and Janiine Dixon

Date: Thursday Mar 28, 2019, 12:30 pm

March's Professional Development seminar will be on Gender Lensing and presented by Professor Miranda Stewart and Associate Professor Janine Dixon. Following the success of WEN's Gender Lensing Masterclass at the recent Australian Gender Economics Workshop, this seminar will provide a "sampler" of what this type of analysis is about.

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Women in Economics: 2019-20 Federal Budget Perspectives

Date: Wednesday Mar 27, 2019, 11:30 am

As we approach the election, three leading Australian female economists representing the Women in Economics Network will outline their view of what should – and should not – be in the 2019-20 Budget.

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The Economics of Digital Disruption

Date: Tuesday Mar 26, 2019, 5:30 pm

Join the Economic Society of Australia - Young Professionals and the Women in Economics Network Victorian branches for a dynamic interrogation of these questions with three experts at the forefront of digital disruption. For those who are new to these concepts, this session will outline the fundamentals of the economics behind digital technologies as a launchpad to the discussion.  Our thanks to Deloitte Access Economics for generously partnering with ESA-YP and WEN to host this event.

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Breakfast: The economic value of the Great Barrier Reef.

Date: Thursday Mar 21, 2019, 12:00 am

The WEN Queensland and Deloitte would like to invite you to a breakfast event on the economic value of the Great Barrier Reef.

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NSW Branch - International Women's Day - Drinks

Date: Thursday Mar 7, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join the Women in Economics Network for casual networking drinks to celebrate International Women’s Day, kick off the 2019 WEN events calendar and meet your new committee. Attendance is free. Drinks and food can be purchased at the bar. All are welcome (and encouraged) to attend; you do not need to be an ESA and/or WEN member.

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ABARES Outlook 2019

Date: Tuesday Mar 5, 2019, 12:00 am

From: Central Council

Launched! ABARES Outlook 2019 conference welcomes delegates,  ABARES is please to announce the program launch of the Outlook 2019 conference, with registrations now open for delegates.

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Australian Gender Economics Workshop (AGEW2019)

Date: Thursday Feb 14, 2019, 8:30 am

From: Central Council

The Australian Gender Economics Workshop, co-hosted by RMIT University and the Women in Economics Network (WEN), will bring together a community of economic researchers and policy analysts to collectively contribute to the high quality evidence base needed to guide the pursuit of more gender equitable outcomes in society.

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WEN Gender Lensing Masterclass

Date: Wednesday Feb 13, 2019, 3:00 pm

From: Central Council

As part of the Australian Gender Economics Workshop (AGEW2019) program, a special Masterclass on the topic of Gender Lensing will demonstrate an applied analysis of the gender-patterned effects of economic policy settings, delivered by Dr Janine Dixon (Centre of Policy Studies, Victoria University) and Professor Miranda Stewart (Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, Australian National University).

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WEN Academic Career Mentoring Session

Date: Wednesday Feb 13, 2019, 9:30 am

From: Central Council

As part of the Australian Gender Economics Workshop 2019 program, the Women in Economics Network is hosting a Academic Career Development Session. This mentoring session will provide a supportive environment for early- and mid-career female academics to discuss their professional career goals and challenges, and receive career guidance and advice from senior academics in the field of economics. All female economics academics are welcome to participate. 

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Women in Economics AARES Seminar: Why Expectations and Diversity Matter

Date: Wednesday Feb 13, 2019, 12:00 am

Currently, the event is full but there is a waiting list. Please email to go on the waiting list.

Women in Economics AARES Seminar: Why Expectations and Diversity Matter

The Women in Economics Network (WEN) invite you to a lunchtime event in Melbourne with special guest speaker Jill McCluskey, Economics Professor, Washington State University. This seminar is being held as part of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) Conference.

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Women in Economics Secretaries Panel

Date: Wednesday Feb 6, 2019, 6:00 pm

The Women in Economics Network ACT, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and ANZ invite you to a panel discussion on the topic 'Lessons from the field – the best the public and private sectors can offer to tackle economic challenges in the domestic and international spheres.'

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WEN, NSW Branch Annual General Meeting

Date: Monday Feb 4, 2019, 6:00 pm

Notice is hereby given of the inaugural Annual General Meeting of the Women in Economics Network (ESA NSW Branch). 

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End of Year Wrap up with Melinda Cilento

Date: Thursday Nov 29, 2018, 6:00 pm

Join the Women in Economics Network Victorian Branch for our end-of-year celebration. We will wrap up our activities for the year and be joined by special guest, Melinda Cilento, who currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA).

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Women in Economics End of Year Unwind

Date: Wednesday Nov 28, 2018, 5:30 pm

The Women in Economics Network (WEN) invite you to an informal social event. This event is an opportunity to connect and enjoy the company of others in the economics profession, including those working in the private sector, government, academia and teaching.

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Australia Economic Outlook

Date: Thursday Nov 22, 2018, 7:15 am

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WEN & ESA Young Professionals econometrics showcase

Date: Wednesday Oct 24, 2018, 12:30 pm

Analysis of data is one of economics' most important tools, however, also one that is seen to be inaccessible. ESAYP and WEN are proud to present an econometrics showcase, featuring an applied workshop and discussion of four fields of econometrics. Join us on Wednesday 24 October at the Department of Treasury and Finance from 12:00 to 1:30pm featuring four sessions plus a light networking lunch.


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Women in Economics joins the Melbourne Institute Outlook Conference

Date: Thursday Oct 11, 2018, 12:00 am

The Women in Economics Network is proud to be taking part in the Melbourne Institute Outlook Conference, to be held on Thursday 11 and Friday 12 October 2018. The Outlook Conference is the leading national forum on economic and social policy in Australia, bringing together thought-leaders and policy influencers for rigorous discussion of the issues facing Australia today.

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How the tax system can narrow (or widen) the gender gap, a speech by the Hon Andrew Leigh MP

Date: Friday Sep 7, 2018, 2:00 pm

How the tax system can narrow (or widen) the gender gap. ESA NSW Branch and Women in Economics Network (WEN) are delighted to invite you to hear from the Hon Andrew Leigh MP, Shadow Assistant Treasurer, as he shares his insights from his wealth of experience contributing to the public economic discussion.

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Short- and long-term consequences of teachers' gender biases

Date: Friday Aug 31, 2018, 12:00 pm

Presentation by Dr. Rigissa Megalokonomou, University of Queensland

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Women in Economics Event: In Conversation with Kelly O'Dwyer MP

Date: Wednesday Aug 29, 2018, 5:30 pm

The Victorian Branch of WEN invites all WEN members to join us for a conversation with the Hon. Kelly O’Dwyer MP, Minister for Women and Minister for Jobs and Industrial Relations. This will be a privileged opportunity for WEN members to meet Kelly and discuss her Ministerial roles, the role of women in the economy, and initiatives to support women’s economic opportunities. We will also discuss the representation of, and challenges for, women in leadership and policy-making.

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Women in Economics Network Student Event: Pathways in Economics

Date: Thursday Aug 2, 2018, 4:15 pm

The Women in Economics Network is inviting all students and teachers to join us for our "Pathways in Economics" event, where students can hear from real-world economists, participate in interactive learning activities, and find out more about the exciting range of career paths that economics offers.

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