Business School

10th Australasian Development Economics Workshop


Further information

UWA Business School



Danielle Figg
Team Manager

email: [email protected]

UWA Business SchoolThe annual Australasian Development Economics Workshop, sponsored by DFAT, brings together development economists from Australia and internationally with particular emphasis on the Asia-Pacific region.

The next workshop is the tenth in the series and will be hosted by the Business School, The University of Western Australia, Perth.


The workshop on the 5-6 June 2014 has now concluded.
Please email Professor Anu Rammohan if you have any enquiries

Keynote Speaker

Professor Lant Pritchett (Harvard University) will deliver the keynote address.

Round Table

We will also have a roundtable discussion on the “Middle Income Trap” with Professor James Riedel (Johns Hopkins University), Professor Xin Meng (Australian National University and Dr. Sudarno Sumarto (SMERU).

Call for Papers

The Organizing Committee of the 10th ADEW invite submissions for the 2014 workshop. High quality academic papers on all aspects of development economics are welcome. We particularly encourage papers with policy insights relating to the Asia-Pacific region. All papers will be peer reviewed, and authors will be notified of the decision by mid-April.

Please note that submissions are no longer being accepted. A draft program will be forwarded to all registered delegates in the week starting 5 May 2014


Workshop Information

The Workshop will be held at the UWA Business School. There will be no registration fees, but for catering purposes, participants need to register for the workshop. Financial assistance may be available to support a limited number of PhD students who are nearing completion. A programme, accommodation options and further information will be circulated in April.

For further information please contact the local conference organizing committee members, Anu Rammohan or Peter Robertson. For administrative matters, you may contact the Economics Admin Team leader Danielle Figg or the Economics Research Assistant, Aiden Depiazzi.


University colleges

Please mention 'ADEW 2014' when booking