Griffith Business School attracts over $850,000 in research funding through ARC Discovery Program

Business and government
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A trio of Griffith Business School researchers has been awarded significant funding through the Australian Research Council’s Discovery Program, collectively attracting more than $890,000 in grant money for their projects. GBS academic Dr Kerry Bodle and the Centre for Governance & Public Policy’s Dr Lee Morgenbesser and Professor Renee Jeffery will be conducting projects on a […]

Governance of International Organisations Workshop

Centre for Governance and Public Policy
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A  workshop on the Governance of International Organisations, organised by Centre for Governance and Public Policy Professors Xu and  Weller   (18-19 February),  brought to Brisbane  several senior current and former officials from the World Bank, the UN Food Agriculture Organisation, IMF, World Trade Organisation, and World Intellectual Property Organisation. They included former vice presidents […]

The Economist: Special Report on Tax Havens

Centre for Governance and Public Policy
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On 16 February 2013, The Economist published a special report on Storm Survivors Offshore financial centres have taken a battering recently, but they have shown remarkable resilience. Professor Jason Sharman, Deputy Director, Centre for Governance and Public Policy contributed on the article by Matthew Valencia. ‘…. Nevertheless offshore finance has shown a “puzzling resilience”, confounding […]

Launch of Publication: Massacres and Morality: Mass Atrocities in an Age of Civilian Immunity

Centre for Governance and Public Policy
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On 25 November 2012, Professor Alex Bellamy, from the Centre for Governance and Public Policy launched his latest book, Massacres and Morality: Mass Atrocities in an Age of Civilian Immunity published by Oxford University Press. A Brief Synopsis of the book:  Most cultural and legal codes agree that the intentional killing of civilians, whether in peacetime […]