Centre for Development Economics and Sustainability


Business School News | 19.05.2017

Developing Multidimensional Poverty Indices for the Philippines

From 27 February to 3 March 2017, the CDES’ Deputy Director, Associate Professor Gaurav Datt, conducted a Multidimensional Poverty Index Workshop for the Philippine Statistics Authority in Manila.

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Business School News | 20.02.2017

World Development Report 2017

The CDES was delighted to welcome Professor Luis-Felipe López-Calva, co-Director of the World Development Report 2017: Governance and the Law, to present the report at Monash University.

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Business School News | 01.02.2017

South Asia Conference

On 11 and 12 January 2017, the CDES co-hosted the Conference on Human Capital, Food Security and Economic Development in South Asia in Colombo, Sri Lanka, which explored key challenges facing the region.

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Business School News | 02.12.2016

Public Lecture - The Modi Way

On 25 November, the CDES and the AIBC co-hosted a public lecture by Mr Dhiraj Nayyar (Head, Economics, Finance & Commerce at NITI Aayog) on 'The Modi Way: Transforming India Through a New Policy Paradigm'.

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Business School News | 01.12.2016

Environmental Economics Workshop

On 24 and 25 November, the CDES co-hosted the second Environmental Economics Workshop, which explored theoretical, experimental and empirical approaches to the issues of sustainability, natural resources and the environment.

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Business School News | 30.11.2016

An Evening with Professor Thomas Piketty

In October 2016, renowned economist Professor Thomas Piketty visited Melbourne as a guest of Monash Business School to discuss insights from his book Capital in the 21st Century. Watch Professor Piketty's public lecture, and his conversation with Professor Colm Kearney, here.

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