Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Griffith signs PhD MoU with South Pacific central banks!

The South Pacific Centre for Central Banking (SPCCB) facilitated capacity building program reached a new milestone in late 2019.  The central banks of Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Timor Leste signed a PhD Memorandum of Understanding with Griffith University to take the capacity building program to the next level—to build a credible […]
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Business and government

Pathways help ‘first in family’ student to success

Joel Klein never thought he’d make it in a university setting but thanks to Griffith University’s VET program and study support, he’s now thriving.
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Business and government

Tax clinic a rewarding experience for students

Challenging real-life scenarios have been equipping students with skills to provide tax assistance at Griffith Tax Clinic while helping free clients from tax burdens.
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Alumni

Six Griffith financial planning leaders recognised with national awards

Six Griffith representatives have won Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) Awards, with a student, an alumnus and a team of academics named winners in their respective categories.
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Griffith convenes high level regional policy dialogue in the South Pacific

A high level regional policy dialogue was inaugurated at the November 2019 South Pacific central banking regional research conference in Port Vila.  The purpose of the dialogue was to create an atmosphere that promotes spirited interaction among participants and helps policy makers fine-tune their own approaches as they apply the lessons and details of SPCCB-supported […]
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Global internships: Supporting the next generation of Asia-Pacific leaders

Griffith Asia Institute’s 52 Global Interns, 43 supported by New Colombo Plan grants, are currently living, working and travelling in China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan and Korea.  Prior to commencing a six-week internship, students completed a jam-packed week of in-country orientation activities and events – designed to increase knowledge and understanding, and acquire unique insights […]
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Business and government

Griffith signs research MoU with the Central Bank of Timor-Leste

Griffith University has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Central Bank of Timor-Leste (CBTL). This makes it the fifith agreement with the South Pacific central banks.  Existing MoUs are with the central banks of Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. The agreements are geared towards developing capacity for research and policy […]
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

When research meets policy: Second South Pacific conference kicks off in Vila!

Hosted by the Reserve Bank of Vanuatu, the second annual South Pacific central banking research conference kicked off in Port Vila yesterday with a keynote address by Governor Simeon Athy. Sponsored by Griffith University and the central banks of Vanuatu, Fiji, Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, the premier regional conference is attended by central […]
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Alumni

Griffith Business School Outstanding Award Winners Celebrated

The Annual Griffith Business School Gala Dinner saw guests celebrate the winners of the Outstanding Alumnus Awards, as well as announce two new award winners for Outstanding Industry Partner and Outstanding Entrepreneurial Alumnus.
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Alumni

Business ‘extras’ helped Griffith graduate get dream job at Deloitte Access Economics

Griffith Business School alumnus Nathan Brierley says it’s the things ‘beyond the books’ that the University offers which set it apart and help prepare students for employment.
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Business and government

The state of our neighbourhood; challenges and opportunities

How well do you know your neighbours? That’s one of the questions posed by the Griffith Asia Institute’s (GAI) State of the Neighbourhood Report 2019.
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Business and government

MBA scholarship winners join masterclass for this year’s hopefuls

Last year’s Queensland Business Monthly (QBM) Griffith MBA Responsible Leadership Scholarship winner Cara Turnley* and runner up Tanya Lipus** attended a packed MBA Masterclass event at South Bank on Tuesday September 17, eager to share their experience with applicants hoping to secure a similar opportunity. More than 80 applications were received this year. Cara had […]
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Free advice on tax and your home

Griffith Tax Clinic will run a free October 1 Seminar about tax deductions you may be able to claim from your home.
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Alumni

Our Outstanding Alumni Award winners

A former carpenter turned remote medico and founder of not-for-profit organisation ‘The Hands of Rescue’ (THOR) has been recognised with this year’s Outstanding Alumnus Award.
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Business and government

How to kick-start Australia’s declining rate of economic growth

Australia’s economic growth is on a long-term declining trend. The slow-down poses a problem.
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Business and government

Griffith to offer brand new Business Innovation degree in 2020

Griffith’s Logan campus is expanding in 2020 to offer a new Business Innovation degree, which can be completed in just two years.
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Business and government

Free tax clinic proves popular with locals

Griffith University’s free Tax Clinic is proving popular with more than 50 locals accessing the program in its first month of operation.
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Business and government

Applied Behavioural Science Winterschool on the Gold Coast – where summer never really ends

Griffith's Behavioural Science Cluster will offer the Applied Behavioural Science Winterschool on September 5 and 6, 2019 at its Gold Coast campus.
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