The School of Economics at the Australian School of Business, University of New South Wales, will host a Workshop on Emerging Economies on 1-3 August, 2012.
The aim of the workshop is to provide researchers with an opportunity to present empirical and theoretical investigations in a number of thematic areas:
- Political Economy in India
- Interest Rates and Prices
- Human Factors of Production: Theory and Applications
- Topics in Macro and Trade in China
- China’s Development and Inter-generational Perspectives
- Finance in Emerging Economies
- Topics in Health and Labor in India
Click here to view the program and schedule of events.
There is no registration fee. To attend the workshop, please inform Pahan Prasada (email@example.com) by email. For catering purposes, please RSVP by 24 July, 2012.
PhD students are strongly encouraged to attend.
The workshop will be held in the Scientia Building on the University of New South Wales Campus (click here for location details).
Logistics for WEE Participants
From the airport to hotel
The Coogee Sands Hotel is an easy 15-20 ride from the airport. A cab ride should be approximately 30-35 AUD. The hotel is located at:
Coogee Sands Hotel & Apartments
Address: 161 Dolphin Street, Coogee 2034, Sydney Australia
Telephone: + 61 2 9665 8588
From the hotel to campus
The hotel is an easy 10-15 minute bus ride from campus. The 370 bus picks up on Arden Street, just opposite Coogee Beach, and can drop you off on High Street, just outside of Gate 9, which is nearest the Scientia Building (where the workshop will be held). Alternatively, you can enter via Gate 2, which is nearest the ASB building.
You can also take a cab (the hotel front desk can arrange this), which will take approximately 10 minutes and cost approximately 15 AUD.
Click here to view a campus map, with the Scientia building highlighted.
A workshop dinner for speakers, discussants and organizers will be held on Thursday, 2 August 2012 at Jimbaran Restaurant (129 Avoca Street, Randwick).