CAMA global webinars

Next events

Date: 26 October
Time: 5:00 pm OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Martin Wolf, University of St Gallen - Switzerland
Topic: Monetary policy in the age of automation
Registration: https://anu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_G1bi13XURUyJYppMeKOMyw

Past events

2021

Date: 24 September
Time: 5:00 pm OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speakers: Elena Bobeica (European Central Bank) and Benny Hartwig (European Central Bank)
Topic: The COVID-19 shock and challenges for time series models
Working paper: The COVID-19 shock and challenges for time series models
Video: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/739481361218767119

Date: 1 September
Time: 4:00 pm OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Quentin Grafton (ANU)
Topic: High vaccination coverage is required before public health measures can be relaxed and Australia’s international border fully reopen
Paper: What vaccination coverage is required before public health measures can be relaxed in Australia?
Presentation: Link here
Video: Link here

Date: 25 August
Time: 4:00 pm OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Dan Andrews (OECD)
Topic: COVID-19, Productivity and Reallocation: Hibernation or Zombification?
Working paper: COVID-19, productivity and reallocation: Timely evident from three OECD countries
Working paper: The COVID-19 shock and productivity-enhancing reallocation in Australia: Real-time evidence from single touch payroll
Video: Link here

Date: 24 June
Time: 11:30 am OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speakers: Malhar Nabar (IMF) and John Bluedorn (IMF)
Topic: IMF World Economic Outlook – Managing divergent recoveries
Video: Link here

Date: 28 April 2021
Time: 11:00am OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Kenneth N. Kuttner (Williams College)
Topic: Macroeconomic research, present and past by Kenneth Kuttner (Joint CAMA/SEACEN centre webinar)
Presentation: PDF
Video: Link here

Date: 18 February 2021
Time: 6:00 pm OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Quentin Grafton (The Australian National University)
Topic: A medley of modelling and policy insights on COVID-19 by Quentin Grafton
Op-ed: PDF
Presentation: PDF
Video: Link here

2020

Date: 4 December 2020
Time: 10:00am OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Adele Morris (Brookings Institution)
Topic: The future of US climate policy under a Biden administration: Some implications for Australia
Video: Link here

Date: 19 November 2020
Time: 10:00am OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Hashem Pesaran (University of Southern California)
Topic: A counterfactual economic analysis of Covid-19 using a threshold augmented multi-country model
Paper: A counterfactual economic analysis of Covid-19 using a threshold augmented multi-country model Video: Link here

Date: 24 September 2020
Time: 4:00pm OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Phitawat Poonpolkul (CAMA, PhD Student)
Topic: Age-dependent risk aversion: Re-evaluating fiscal policy impacts of population ageing

Day: 9 September 2020
Time: 5:00 pm AEST (4:00 pm JST)
Speakers: Toshitaka Sekine (Hitotsubashi University) and Sagiri Kitao (University of Tokyo)
Chair: Ippei Fujiwara
Topic: Japan’s economic crisis and recovery
Video: Link here

Day: 27 August 2020
Time: 9:30 pm AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speakers: Ann Florini (clinical professor at the Thunderbird School of Global Management, Arizona State University) and Sunil Sharma (distinguished visiting scholar at the Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University, and a senior associate at the Council on Economic Policies, Zurich, Switzerland)
Topic: Developing resilience to systemic hazards
Paper: Reckoning with systemic hazards
IMF podcast: https://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/fandd/2020/06/reckoning-with-system... and https://www.imf.org/en/News/Podcasts/All-Podcasts/2020/07/01/systemic-ha...
Video: Link here

Day: 23 July 2020
Time: 5:00 pm AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speakers: Cameron Hepburn (Oxford University), Beata Javorcik (Oxford University), Warwick McKibbin (ANU) and Christopher Adam (Oxford University)
Chair: David Vines (Oxford University)
Topic: International economic cooperation post Covid-19: A discussion panel
Video: Link here

Day: 16 July 2020
Time: 9:30 am AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speakers: Anthony Goldbloom (CEO and founder of Kaggle, the world’s largest machine learning community), David Gruen (Australian Statistician and Agency Head of the Australian Bureau of Statistics), and Tara Sinclair (Associate Professor at George Washington University and Senior Fellow of the Indeed Hiring Lab)
Topic: Data, data science and COVID-19
Video: Link here

Day: 09 July 2020
Time: 9:00 am AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Enrique Martinez-Garcia (Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas)
Topic: Checking the path towards recovery from the COVID-19 response
Video: Link here

Day: 02 July 2020
Time: 9:00 am AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speakers: Barbara Buchner (Climate Policy Initiative), Frank Jotzo (ANU) and Adele Morris (Brookings Institution)
Topic: Deploying stimulus for a better world
Video: Link here

Day: 01 July 2020
Time: 9:00 am AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Augustus Panton (CAMA, ANU)
Topic: Climate hysteresis and monetary policy

Day: 25 June 2020
Time: 9:00 am AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speakers: Ayhan Kose (World Bank), John Bluedorn (IMF) and Warwick McKibbin (ANU)
Topic: Global economic impacts of COVID-19
Video: Link here

Day: 18 June 2020
Time: 5:00 pm AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Giovanni Caggiano, Monash University
Topic: Financial uncertainty and real activity: The good, the bad, and the ugly
Video: Link here

Day: 11 June 2020
Time: 5:00 pm AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Benjamin Wong, Monash University
Topic: Nowcasting the output gap
Video: Link here

Day: 4 June 2020
Time: 5:15 pm AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Program: Link here
Speakers: Daniel Rees (Bank for International Settlements), Hilde Bjornland (BI Norwegian Business School), James Morley (University of Sydney)
Topic: COVID-19 and policy choices
Video: Link here

Date: 28 May 2020
Time: 9:00 am AEST - OTHER TIME ZONES HERE
Speaker: Ross Hammond, Brookings Institution, Washington DC
Topic: Testing responses through agent-based epidemiology (TRACE)

Date: 19 May 2020
Time: 5:00 pm
Topic: Launch COVID-19 and the Macroeconomy Research Program
Program: Link here
Video: Link here

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