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BCEC Exploring the Wealth Divide: Social Impacts Across the Life Course

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Join us for the latest WA in the Spotlight workshop hosted by Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre.

Event details

This WA in the Spotlight workshop brings together leading researchers and policymakers from WA to shed light on the social impacts of wealth inequality at different stages of the life course.

Tuesday 19 April 2016
8.45am - 12pm
Bankwest Place, 300 Murray Street, Perth, WA 6000
There is no charge to attend this event, but registrations are essential
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The workshop will feature presentations on; Wealth inequality among older Australians and links to the superannuation system – by Helen Hodgson, an Associate Professor from the Curtin Law School and a former Member of the Legislative Council in WA; The extent to which access to family wealth and intergenerational wealth transfers affect the health and wellbeing of younger Australians – by Garth Kendall, a Senior Lecturer in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Curtin University and an Honorary Research Fellow at the Telethon Kids Institute.

The two presenters will be joined by policy and industry representatives in a panel discussion with panellists:

Professor Mike Daube
Professor of Health Policy, Curtin University and Director, Public Health Advocacy Institute WA

Trish Langdon
Chief Executive Officer COTA WA

For more information, contact the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre on email or Tel: +61 8 9266 2873