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Living with COVID-19?

15 December 2021 4:00pm5:00pm
The COVID-19 pandemic has and continues to cause enormous loss of life around the world. By adopting a suppression strategy, along with a combination of public health and economic measures, Australia has avoided large scale deaths to the scale experienced in other countries and regions.
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Rank, Academic Achievement, and Mechanism

10 December 2021 11:00am12:00pm
An HDR milestone presentation by Yi Zhang
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Double Robust Mass-Imputation with Matching Estimators

10 December 2021 9:00am10:00am
An HDR milestone presentation by Ali Furkan Kalay
Dr Martin Parkinson

Navigating an uncertain future with Dr Martin Parkinson

24 November 2021 5:00pm6:00pm
The 2021 Ted Evans Public Lecture, presented by Dr Martin Parkinson. Is Australia up to meeting the challenges and grasping the opportunities that await?
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Is Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) the ‘solution’ to end-of-life care?

3 November 2021 12:30pm
Our expert panel facilitated by ABC Radio presenter Kelly Higgins-Devine will identify and unpack the logistical and economic implications surrounding end-of-life care now, and in the future.
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Competing Sellers in Security-Bid Auctions under Risk-Averse Bidders

2 November 2021 3:00pm4:00pm
A HDR Milestone Presentation by Diego Carrasco
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Bangladesh at 50: From the test case to a role model for development

7 October 2021 8:00am8 October 2021 7:00pm
This international webinar conference brings together academics from around the world to showcase Bangladesh's achievements and to identify challenges and assessing the prospects of sustaining its growth.
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Economics of Ageing, Health Outcomes and Workforce Planning

24 September 2021 1:00pm2:00pm
Thesis review presentation by Michelle Tran
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Educating the economists of tomorrow: Challenges and approaches

22 September 2021 4:00pm5:00pm
Economists continue to play an essential role in COVID-19 recovery and will help shape policy for the post-pandemic society. In a world with higher public spending and debt, coupled with more frequent shocks due to climate change, fiscal and monetary policies will become more important than ever.
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Three Essays on In Industrial Organisation

16 September 2021 2:00pm3:00pm
Thesis review presentation by Junqian Li (James)
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One-year impacts of COVID-19 in Uganda

8 September 2021 5:00pm
QUEX seminar presented by Mahreen Mahmud (Exeter).
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The Capital Efficiency of Hydroelectric Power Plants

30 July 2021 9:00am10:00am
An HDR milestone presentation by Kim Hoye
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Copula Models under High Dimensionality

16 July 2021 2:00pm3:00pm
An HDR milestone presentation by Ryan Leung
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Essays on the economics of women’s health

16 July 2021 9:00am10:00am
HDR milestone presentation by Aarushi
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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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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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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