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Explore Economics: Study and Careers  – High School Students - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Thursday May 27, 2021, 4:00 pm

A special webinar for Year 9-12 students – RBA economists will discuss their career paths, their work, and the benefits of studying Economics. Students should register directly to attend this online event.

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Economic Update – University Students - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Wednesday May 26, 2021, 4:00 pm

The RBA is hosting a special webinar for university economics students and their educators – an RBA economist will share insights on monetary policy and current economic conditions. Please circulate to any students who you think may be interested in attending. Students and educators should register directly to attend this online event.

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What the Budget Means for Women - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Monday May 17, 2021, 12:00 pm

Join our three incredible panellists – Nicki Hutley, Danielle Wood and Danielle Woolley - as we discuss what the Federal Budget means for women. Putting a gender lens on the Budget, we will cover a range of issues including superannuation, the gender pay gap, paid parental leave, violence against women and social policy issues.

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WEN QLD: Can Australia Media Survive Without Advertising - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Thursday May 6, 2021, 5:00 pm

The Queensland branch of the Women in Economics Network and the Centre for Behavioural Economics, Society and Technology (BEST) at QUT invite you to a free webinar Can Australian Media Survive Without Advertisers: The future of news.

 

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WEN - Budget Address at the National Press Club

Date: Tuesday May 4, 2021, 12:30 pm

Women in Economics Network Budget Address at the National Press Club
As the Australian economy recovers from the COVID-19 recession, the panel of Dr Sarah Hunter (BIS Oxford Economics), Gabriela D'Souza (CEDA) and Dr Leonora Risse (RMIT University and WEN National Chair) will offer analysis and insights into the policy decisions needed to rebuild a better Australia.

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RLadies Brisbane & Women in Economics Networking

Date: Friday Apr 30, 2021, 12:00 am

RLadies Brisbane are very eager for our first in person event of 2021 (finger crossed) were we get to see each other and meet new members from the Women in Economics Network! WEN Queensland Branch. Feel free to browse their website at https://esawen.org.au or follow them via twitter https://twitter.com/WomenEconAU

Register here: https://www.meetup.com/en-AU/rladies-brisbane/events/277294478/

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WEN with WINE - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Tuesday Apr 27, 2021, 4:30 pm

As part of our new WEN with Wine series, we are pleased to invite you to hear from  from Gabriela D’Souza, Senior Economist at CEDA, to talk about CEDA’s research on skilled migration.

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SPECIAL INVITATION: Women in Economics Network Event

Date: Wednesday Apr 21, 2021, 12:15 pm

The Women in Economics Network (WEN) invite you to our first face-to-face event in 12 months – a lunchtime seminar with special guest speaker, Barbara Pocock, Emeritus Professor at the University of South Australia. Professor Pocock will discuss the following topic: What has COVID-19 done to work: what’s changed, what’s remained the same and what lessons can be learned for our future?

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WEN Workshop: Writing for digital content - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Thursday Apr 15, 2021, 12:30 pm

From: Central Council

Do you wish you had more opportunities to share your ideas about economics? Is there research you’ve done, a great book you recently read, or observations about the world you can offer, which could be promoted and shared via social media?  Do you possibly also wish there were more female voices in public discussions and media commentary about economic issues?  The timing of this event is 12.30pm - 2.00pm AEST.

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WEN Qld - Economists abroad - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Monday Mar 29, 2021, 12:00 pm

At a time when working overseas seems an impossible dream, tune in to hear the experiences of three Queensland economists who followed their dream to work overseas. They will share with you some of their experiences, work and personal, including their last year in lockdowns across the world. Timing: 12pm Brisbane / 1pm Sydney, Melbourne Canberra / 3pm NZ

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Women in Leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Friday Mar 26, 2021, 12:00 pm

The COVID-19 crisis has highlighted both the centrality of the contributions by women, for example at the front line as health care workers, caregivers, innovators, community organizers. It has also highlighted the disproportionate burdens that women carry. Women leaders and women’s organizations have also demonstrated their skills, knowledge and networks to effectively lead in COVID-19 response and recovery efforts.

 

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WEN AGM (SA Branch) and virtual networking event - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Wednesday Mar 17, 2021, 5:30 pm

The SA Women in Economics Network (WEN) invites members to attend its 2021 AGM. The AGM will be held virtually via Zoom and will be followed by a virtual networking session. Please join us to discuss our achievements in 2020 (despite the pandemic!) and our plans for the upcoming year.  Timing of this event is ACST.

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WEN NSW AGM - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Tuesday Mar 16, 2021, 12:30 pm

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

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WEN Professional Development - Apply Now - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Friday Mar 5, 2021, 9:00 am

From: Central Council

The Women in Economics Network is offering a professional development opportunity for members: Be heard in meetings and get your message across

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Policy Symposium: Educating the Next Generation of Economists - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Tuesday Feb 9, 2021, 5:00 pm

From: Central Council

This Policy Symposium is being held as part of the 2021 Australian Gender Economics Workshop and has been made available to those that are unable to make the two-day AGEW event but would like to register to attend this symposium.

The timing of this event is 5.00pm until 6.15pm AEDT (Sydney Melbourne Canberra).

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2021 Australian Gender Economics Workshop - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Monday Feb 8, 2021, 8:45 am

From: Central Council

We are delighted to announce that registrations for the 2021 Australian Gender Economics Workshop are now open.  The workshop will be held virtually during Australian Eastern Daylight Time (Sydney/Melb/Canberra) from Monday the 8th – Tuesday 9th February 2021.  You can view the final program here.

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WEN Webinar - Women and the Budget - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Thursday Nov 26, 2020, 1:00 pm

The Women in Economics Network, in partnership with Griffith University, invites you to an end-of-year webinar discussion to explore this issue and consider whether the government's budget responses have adequately addressed these gender-patterned impacts. Note: timing for this event is 1pm AEST.

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Global Trade and Investment and COVID-19 - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Wednesday Nov 4, 2020, 12:00 pm

From: Central Council

What are the consequences and outlook for global trade and investment and for Australia in the context COVID-19 Join us for a discussion between Jenny Gordon (@DFAT ChiefEconomists), Heather Cotching (Acting Chief Economist, Austrade) and Kim Mundy (International economist, CBA), hosted by Lisa Elliston (The Treasury)

Timing of this event is AEDT.

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Economics, Psychology, Neuroscience: Behavioural economics from three perspectives - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Thursday Oct 29, 2020, 4:00 pm

From: Central Council

Behavioural economics has cemented its place as an important discipline within the broader economics profession. It also follows a long tradition of economists borrowing from other fields of study. While economics has historically had strong links with political science, maths and data science; behavioural economics has opened the door to drawing on insights from neuroscience, psychology, sociology and anthropology. Timing of this event is 4:00pm – 5:00pm AEDT

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2020 Young Economist Address and 2020 ESA Awards - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Monday Oct 26, 2020, 5:30 pm

From: Central Council

Annual ESA National Awards and the 2020 Young Economist Address: The Young and Economists in the Covid Era 

In this talk, 2019 ESA Young Economist of the Year Professor Gigi Foster will share her research findings and reflections related to the Covid-19 crisis in Australia, focussing especially on what it means to be young and what it means to be an economist in Australia today.   Times shown are AEDT.

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WEN economists discuss the Federal Budget 2020/21: key issues and the outlook for economic recovery - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Tuesday Oct 13, 2020, 4:00 pm

Join us to hear two leading economists from our WEN network discuss the Federal Budget release, including a focus on the outlook for economic recovery in Australia. This will be a panel session featuring Jo Masters (EY) and Felicity Emmett (ANZ), and moderated by Rebecca Hiscock-Croft (EY). It will be an interactive session, with a focus on Q&A and discussion with webcast participants.  TIMING OF THIS EVENT IS AEDT

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Economic well-being: Is GDP the right measure? - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Thursday Sep 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

From: Central Council

Gross Domestic Product, while used so often, has long been criticised as a less than perfect measure of economic well-being. Alternative measures have been proposed to better reflect of societal well-being, and more recently, conventional measures of GDP are being re-examined to incorporate the growing importance of online economic transactions and globalisation. This webinar is brought to you by WEN QLD Branch.  The timings shown are AEST.

This event coincides with Social Sciences Week.

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Regulation of digital platforms - Australian experience - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Wednesday Sep 9, 2020, 5:00 pm

From: Central Council

The rise of digital platforms has come with many benefits for consumers and business, but also poses new regulatory challenges. Following the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (the ACCC) Digital Platforms Inquiry Final Report, Australia has seen significant recent discussion on the role of privacy and data security, as well as the bargaining power imbalances between Australian news media businesses and major platforms such as Google and Facebook.

This event coincides with Social Sciences Week.

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Alternative Careers Using Economics - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Wednesday Sep 2, 2020, 4:30 pm

From: Central Council

Have you ever considered where studying economics might take you – aside from careers with the job title ‘economist’? Join our panel as they discuss their career paths and where an economics degree has taken them (so far!). The SA Women in Economics Network (WEN) is very pleased to host this webinar as part of the national seminar program with the Economics Society of Australia (ESA).

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Professor Ian Harper AO - Delivering the Ted Evans Public Policy Lecture - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Thursday Aug 27, 2020, 5:00 pm

From: Central Council

2020 Ted Evans Public Policy Lecture, by Professor Ian Harper AO - The Human Dimension of Good Economic Policy-making

The late Ted Evans, like many of his generation, understood innately that economic policy-making affects people’s lives in more fundamental ways than numbers can ever capture. In this lecture, Ian Harper will draw on his extensive policy experience in financial regulation, wages policy, competition policy and, most recently, monetary policy during the pandemic to discuss the ways in which his own approach to good economic policy-making has been shaped by Ted’s example in keeping one eye on how the policy advice translates into the lives of ordinary people..

The annual Ted Evans Public Policy Lecture is a partnership between ESA Qld, UQ, QUT and Griffith University. 

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