Economic Disparities across Industries, Households and States: What are the Issues?
Melbourne Institute Public Economics Forum
Hyatt Hotel Canberra
120 Commonwealth Avenue
Professor Roger Wilkins, Deputy Director, Melbourne Institute, The University of Melbourne
Mr Mark Cully, Chief Economist, Economic and Analytical Services Division, Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Mr Marcus Walsh, Director, Economic Policy and Strategy, Department of Premier and Cabinet
Third Speaker: to be confirmed.
About the Topic
Are there key performance issues across industries in Australia? Are there pockets of socially-disadvantaged households? Are some States especially susceptible to changes in domestic/international policies?
In this forum, the eminent speakers will discuss these issues drawing on their leadership roles and experience in various government departments.Topics discussed include: policies/actions to promote innovation and entrepreneurship; issues/concerns about equality of opportunities and support for disadvantaged groups; insighes about regional disparities; relevance of evidence-based reseach.
Corporate Table $880.00
Corporate tables take 8-10 people. Please nominate a main person for the corporate table and contact us with a list of attendees, including dietary requirements, prior to the luncheon for inclusion in the table plan and catering list.