New South Wales Branch

 

New South Wales Branch

The NSW Branch hosts the Annual Conference and Symposia from time to time. It holds regular Seminars. Further details can be found here & below.

Branch AGM

The New South Wales Branch has held its AGM in early December since 2017, shifted from March/April to align with the calendar year reporting cycle to Federal Council.

Current Committee

Position Full Name Mailing Address
President Dr Garry Goucher Garry Goucher & Associates
NAREMBURN NSW 2065
President Elect Mladen Kovac Centre for Advanced Analytics & Economics
Environment, Energy & Science
Department of Planning, Industry & Environment
Level 7, 4 Parramatta Square
PARRAMATTA NSW 2150
Treasurer Roc Shi ACRI, UTS
SYDNEY NSW 2042
Secretary Mr Dean Johnson Centre for Advanced Analytics & Economics
Environment, Energy & Science
Department of Planning, Industry & Environment
Level 7, 4 Parramatta Square
PARRAMATTA NSW 2150
Manager Promotion and Development Maruge (April) Zhao

School of Economics
Level 5, Social Sciences Building
University of Sydney
CAMPERDOWN NSW 2006
 

Early Career Representative
for the Federal Council
Maruge (April) Zhao School of Economics
Level 5, Social Sciences Building
University of Sydney
CAMPERDOWN NSW 2006
Federal Council Representative Dr Michael Harris Centre for Advanced Analytics & Economics
Environment, Energy & Science
Department of Planning, Industry & Environment
Level 7, 4 Parramatta Square
PARRAMATTA NSW 2150
Committee A/Prof. Tihomir Ancev School of Economics
Level 5, Social Sciences Building
University of Sydney
CAMPERDOWN NSW 2006
Webmaster Rod McInnes

4/49 Terry Road
EASTWOOD NSW 2122


 
     

 

Upcoming events:

 

Date  Presenter  Topic
6 October 2021 Dr Rohan Best, Macquarie University Estimating the Impact of Rooftop Solar on Housing Markets Webinar Flyer
Late November TBA Grains industry talk
9 December 2021 TBC AGM, Xmas Seminar & Drinks: 

Previous events:

Date  Presenter  Topic
25 August 2021 Dr Kim Houghton and Katie Bassett, Regional Australia Institute Labour and skills are constraining regional economic growth Webinar Flyer
10 December 2020 Ash Salardini, Chief Economist and General Manager Trade, National Farmers Federation AGM, Xmas Seminar & Drinks:  Is competition policy obtaining ‘good’ outcomes in our food supply chains? Webinar Recording
9 July 2020 Lihini De Silva, Winner of the 2019 AARES NSW Undergraduate Prize Wasting Space? The Effects of Food-Organic Composting Services on Household Waste Generation Webinar Recording
21 May 2020 Manfred Lenzen, Integrated Sustainability Analysis, School of Physics, University of Sydney Estimating economic damage of climate-related disasters and spillovers from COVID-19 using an input-output framework Members only. 
4 December 2019 Tim Nelson, Executive General Manager, Strategy and Economic Analysis at the Australian Energy Market Commission AGM, Xmas Seminar & Drinks: Australia’s changing energy markets
3 October 2019 Mladen Kovac, NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment Lessons Learned in Developing the NSW Biodiversity Market
2 May 2019 Alastair Fraser, University of Sydney Intensive and Extensive Margin Responses in Electricity Conservation: How Households Respond to Financial Rewards
21 March 2019 Dodo Thampapillai
(Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore)
Contemporary Mainstream Economics and Contraindications for Climate Maladies
6 December 2018 John Madden, Associate Commissioner, Productivity Commission AGM, Xmas Seminar & Drinks:  National Water Reform: What's still to be done?
18 October 2018 Rebecca Taylor, Assistant Professor, the University of Sydney A Mixed Bag: The Hidden Time Costs of Regulating Consumer Behavior
13 September 2018 Jay Horton, Managing Director, Strategis Partners Livestock Econometrics in the Age of Big Data Members Only
3 June 2018 Manann Donoghue, Research Economist, ABARES Certification or Certainty? Impacts of 4C Certification on Coffee Smallholder Livelihoods
14 December 2017 Dr. Michael Harris, Senior Economist, NSW Environmental Protection Authority AGM, Xmas Seminar & Drinks: Risk and Uncertainty in Public Decision Making
9 November 2017 Dr Jason Crean & Dr Anthony Clark, NSW Department of Primary Industries A new approach to monitoring drought in NSW – the Enhanced Drought Information System (EDIS)
29 September 2016 Phil Townsend, PhD, Fenner School, ANU Assessing change in rural communities
18 August 2016 Harley Smith, Principal Economist, NSW Department of Industry A principles-based cost-recovery framework for government investment decisions: Biosecurity
     
30 May 2016 Professor Jeff Bennett, Australian National University Managing the Environment Privately (Lunch meeting)