News from CEDA events


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Energy efficiency missing component in climate policy compensation package

CEDA attendees were given insight into the ways climate change policies affect households at part three of CEDA’s Cost of Carbon series – A Carbon Tax: Implications for Households and Social Equity. Read more…


Entries open for $5000 CEDA Prize for excellence in economics

Economics or public policy postgraduate and honours students are being called to submit entries for the 2011 $5000 Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) prize. Read more…


Inventing the Future: SA to 2050

Change and growth is not a given and South Australia is either on the cusp of great prosperity or becoming a Harvard case study for lost opportunity, a CEDA forum on Inventing the Future: SA to 2050 has been told. Read more…


Funding aged care: Diffusing a demographic time bomb

A recent CEDA event in Melbourne explored aged care from both a national and state perspective and provided insight into the draft Productivity Commission report into aged care. Read more…


Market-responsive businesses poised for growth in SA’s established economic sectors

South Australian businesses in sectors ranging from agriculture to services are poised to leverage the spillover benefits of growth in the mining and defence industries, a panel of business leaders has told a CEDA forum. Read more…


NSW Premier delivers state of the state

A prospective 2021 plan in the making, the first 100 days of government and maintaining an AAA credit rating were topics addressed by New South Wales Premier, Barry O’Farrell, at a CEDA State of the State conference in Sydney recently. By Dominique Goodwin. Read more…


Hard questions about Australia

Hard questions about Australia’s current economic growth, the patchwork in place and the historical illusions of previous sector booms were key topics discussed at a recent CEDA forum in Melbourne. By Dominique Goodwin. Read more…


Victorian Transport: Delivering goods to the state and beyond

Hastings port will play a major part in relieving congestion at and around the Port of Melbourne as container movements are set to rise from 2 million to 8 million by 2035, according to Victorian Transport Minister Terry Mulder. Read more…


Making Sydney an even greater city on the agenda

Improving its ability to implement plans, tolerance, quality public transport and strong leadership are key components in making Sydney an even greater city, attendees at CEDA’s Capital Regeneration: Sydney’s New Future event have heard. Read more…


NAB boss questioned on big issues at CEDA event

The European debt crisis, the genuineness of NAB's "breaking-up with the other banks" campaign, and the superiority of a carbon tax over direct action, were the key topics touched on by NAB Managing Director Cameron Clyne in a wide ranging interview at a recent CEDA event in Melbourne. Read more…


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