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Virtual Workshop on Research Collaboration and Machine Learning

12 July 2021 9:45am5:00pm
The workshop will demonstrate a solution using MATLAB and attendees follow along with engineer Bradley Horton from MATLAB (via Zoom) to explore the topics during the workshop. Attendees from the School of Economics can do exercises together in the computer lab of Building 39-203.
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25th Australasian Teaching Economics Conference (ATEC2021)

15 July 2021 9:00am16 July 2021 4:00pm
The theme of the conference this year is Teaching Design for Cooperative Learning. Papers on this topic are encouraged, but submissions on any aspect of Economics Education are welcome too.
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Improving economic participation to overcome Indigenous disadvantage

10 June 2021 4:00pm5:00pm
Join us virtually for the inaugural UQ Economics Thought Leadership event to hear experts in economic policy deliver their analysis and insights on how to improve wellbeing and overcome Indigenous disadvantage through economic participation.
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QUEX seminar presented by Cecilia Chen

2 June 2021 5:00pm6:30pm
The speaker will be Exeter’s Cecilia Chen, who works on experiments incorporating incentives, productivity, competition, and gender.
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Essays on the optimal taxation of couples

6 May 2021 12:30pm2:30pm
HDR presentation by Alica Bubb.
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Fast and accurate variational Bayesian methods for high-dimensional TVP-VAR models

5 May 2021 9:00am11:00am
HDR milestone presentation by Ni (Bobby) Ying
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Peer Effects in Education - Ability, Incentives, Information, and Gender

4 May 2021 2:00pm4:00pm
HDR milestone presentation by Sembukutti Arachchige Bhagya Gunawardena
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Stop explaining black box machine learning models for high stakes decisions and use interpretable models instead

15 April 2021 9:00am10:30am
Virtual seminar in the series: Frontiers of Big Data, AI and Analytics.
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Identifying habits in field data using machine learning

7 April 2021 10:00am11:15am
Presented by Colin Camerer, California Institute of Technology
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Improving productivity: theory and application to Australian hospitals

26 March 2021 3:00pm5:00pm
HDR milestone presentation by Zhichao Wang
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Credence goods and experts reputation

25 March 2021 9:00am11:00am
Presented by Pimwilai Kijjanapanich
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The Economic Consequences and Dynamics of Social Networks

4 March 2021 5:00pm6:00pm
Colin Clark Memorial Lecture 2021
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BESC seminar presented by Drew Fudenberg

3 March 2021 10:00am11:15am
Drew Fudenberg, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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10 February 2021 9:30am11:00am
The impact of the COVID-19 crisis on business failures among small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in seventeen countries using a large representative firm-level database. Presented by Nick Sander, Bank of Canada.
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BESC seminar presented by Michael Price

3 February 2021 10:00am11:15am
Professor Michael Price, Australian National University
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Virtual Teams in a Gig Economy

13 January 2021 10:00am11:15am
Presented by Yan Chen, University of Michigan
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Changing behaviour for health and health care

26 November 2020 9:00am12:45pm
A symposium to engage researchers and partners in health care across public and private sectors, organised by the School of Economics Behavioural and Economic Science Cluster (BESC) and the Centre for the Business and Economics of Health (CBEH).
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BESC Seminar presented by Axel Ockenfels

4 November 2020 5:00pm6:15pm
Presented by Axel Ockenfels, University of Cologne