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Bankwest and Curtin University announce economic research partnership

Two of Western Australia’s most iconic institutions, Bankwest and Curtin University, have announced the formation of a major new economic research centre to help build a sustainable economic future for Western Australia.

The Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre will foster local development by building economic models that will significantly boost capability in WA for economic forecasting and the analysis of economic and policy scenarios. A key focus for the Centre will be the examination of population, workforce and housing issues facing Western Australia as well as tax, regulation, trade and industry developments.

Conference to discuss energy economics in a post-Kyoto world

This month, more than 200 economists, academics and key industry figures from 30 countries will gather in Perth for the International Association for Energy Economics’ (IAEE) 35th Annual International Conference. Hosted by Curtin University’s Centre for Research in Energy and Minerals Economics, the theme for this year’s conference is Energy markets evolution under global carbon Read More