Workshop exploring the economic and health sector response to the COVID-19 pandemic

10/5/2021 09:00 am 10/6/2021 05:30 pm Australia/Melbourne Workshop exploring the economic and health sector response to the COVID-19 pandemic

This workshop will bring together local and international researchers to showcase scholarship on the economic and health sector response to COVID-19. This event will be presented online via Zoom.

Keynote speakers

Professor Steven J Davis, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago

Steven J Davis is the University's William H. Abbott Distinguished Service Professor of International Business and Economics. His research focuses on business dynamics, hiring practices, job loss, and the effects of economic uncertainty. He is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, senior academic fellow with the Asian Bureau of Finance and Economic Research, advisor to the US Congressional Budget Office, visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, senior adviser to the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, and a past editor of the American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics.

Professor Adeline Delavande, University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

Adeline Delavande is Professor of Economics at UTS, an international co-investigator of the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change UK, and an external member of Nova Africa, a knowledge centre at the Nova School of Business and Economics, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal. She has held positions at the University of Essex (UK), the RAND Corporation (USA) and the Nova School of Business and Economics (Portugal).

Event host

Dr Umair Khalil, Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability (CDES), Monash Business School

Organised by

Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability (CDES), Monash Business School.

Program

The full workshop program is available to download here.

Register

Register via Zoom

Event Details

Date:
5 October 2021 at 9:00 am – 6 October 2021 at 5:30 pm
Venue:
Online

Description

This workshop will bring together local and international researchers to showcase scholarship on the economic and health sector response to COVID-19. This event will be presented online via Zoom.

Keynote speakers

Professor Steven J Davis, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago

Steven J Davis is the University's William H. Abbott Distinguished Service Professor of International Business and Economics. His research focuses on business dynamics, hiring practices, job loss, and the effects of economic uncertainty. He is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, senior academic fellow with the Asian Bureau of Finance and Economic Research, advisor to the US Congressional Budget Office, visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, senior adviser to the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, and a past editor of the American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics.

Professor Adeline Delavande, University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

Adeline Delavande is Professor of Economics at UTS, an international co-investigator of the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change UK, and an external member of Nova Africa, a knowledge centre at the Nova School of Business and Economics, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal. She has held positions at the University of Essex (UK), the RAND Corporation (USA) and the Nova School of Business and Economics (Portugal).

Event host

Dr Umair Khalil, Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability (CDES), Monash Business School

Organised by

Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability (CDES), Monash Business School.

Program

The full workshop program is available to download here.

Register

Register via Zoom