Young Economists Victoria

Events

Academic Seminar: Dr John Williams on Measuring the Natural Rate of Interest: International Trends and Determinants

Date: Tuesday Jul 4, 2017, 3:30 pm

From: Victoria Branch

Dr John C Williams, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco - visiting Australia as part of the Economic Society's Eminent Speaker Series will give an academic seminar at the University of Melbourne. 

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Professional Development Seminar: EU-UK-Australia trade relations: Future directions?

Date: Thursday Jul 27, 2017, 12:30 pm

From: Victoria Branch

July's professional development seminar will be presented by Professor Bruce Wilson from RMIT who will future directions in EU-UK-Australia trade relation.

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Policy in the Pub: Political fragmentation: the rise and rise of the minor party vote

Date: Wednesday Aug 16, 2017, 5:30 pm

From: Victoria Branch

The minor party vote in Australia is on the rise. And it is rising faster in the regions than the cities. Politicians in the major parties are nervous and looking to win back voters, but lack of understanding of the causes of this shift risks bad policy. Danielle will explore the economic, social and institutional explanations for the changes in voting patterns


 

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Partner Event: How does economics shape science?

Date: Wednesday Aug 16, 2017, 5:45 pm

From: Victoria Branch

The Centre for Transformative Innovation at Swinburne invites you to an address from Professor Paula Stephan of Georgia State University who will discuss how incentives and cost affect scientific behaviour around the world and the lessons for today.

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Latest News

EMINENT SPEAKER - 2017

We are delighted to announce that Dr John C Williams, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco will be our Eminent Speaker for 2017. 

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NEP POLL 14 - GAMBLING

The final poll for 2016 is on the subject of gambling.  We asked our panellists to comment on the following proposition: "The social costs of gambling exceed the benefits (including consumer surplus from recreational gambling and tax revenue for governments)"

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Welcome

The Economic Society of Australia (Young Professionals) is a branch of the Economic Society of Australia (Victoria) dedicated to providing networking and professional development opportunities to young professional economists in the first ten or so years of their career.

We run a broad range of monthly events - to see our upcoming events schedule visit our events page.

To learn about the benefits of becoming an ESA Young Professionals member, see our membership page.

For more details on events, membership or anything else please cont hesitate to contact us.

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