News from CEDA events


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CEDA 2011 Post-Budget Briefing Summary

ANZ Chief Economist Warren Hogan and Business Spectator CEO Alan Kohler give their views on the Federal Budget. By Roxanne Punton Read more…


Read more on the successful Energy Investment: Australia’s Energy Challenge

Political uncertainty generated by the carbon tax and other emission reduction related policies are the greatest threat to Australia's energy security according to speakers at CEDA’s Energy Investment: Australia’s Energy Challenge event held in Melbourne on April 29. By Roxanne Punton. Read more…


Higher education - don’t mention the revolution

When Labor was last in Opposition Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard spoke passionately and, at least based on the 2007 election results, convincingly about their vision for an education revolution. A closer examination of what was to be the vanguard of the revolution revealed a much narrower agenda about skills enhancement, vocational and school education. By Professor the Hon Stephen Martin. Read more…


Economic and Political Overview 2011 Series Summary

During February and March 2011 CEDA was pleased to again host events in each state under its signature Economic and Political Overview event series. CEDA’s EPO 2011 publication provided the catalyst for its contribution to thought leadership and policy perspectives on the critical economic, political and social issues facing Australia. By CEDA Chief Executive, Stephen Martin. Read more…


CEDA Media Release: Governance, the Economy, Population and Regionalism on the national agenda for 2011

The Economic and Political Overview (EPO) previews the Australian economy and politics - at state and federal levels - for the year ahead. This dovetails with the EPO research report publication providing senior executives with insights and information on the operating environment for the next 12 months. Read more…


Essay on urban water restrictions wins the CEDA Prize

Congratulations to Bethany Cooper, winner of the CEDA Prize for her essay, Urban Water Restrictions in Australia: Accounting for Behavioural Differences. Read more…


Time to ditch broadband clunker: Michael Porter's AFR op-ed

Australia must not allow the national broadband network to destroy its hood name for economic management, writes Dr Michael Porter in the Australian Financial Review. Read more…


Introducing CEDA's new Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer

Mr Geoff Allen, National Chairman of The Committee for Economic Development of Australia, today announced the appointment of Professor the Hon Stephen Martin as CEDA's new Chief Executive Officer, to commence on 1 January, 2011. Read more…


Water research and reform is on the boil: Australian Water Resources Project formed

Melbourne, 22 July 2010: CEDA, UniWater (a venture between the University Melbourne and Monash University) and Harvard University today announced the formation of the Australian Water Resources Project. Read more…


CEDA Media Release: Strong demand in Asia boosts Australia’s global competitiveness

Strong demand from Asia has boosted Australia’s position in the world's most comprehensive and long-running competitiveness study. Read more…


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