Ten years on from the GFC: National speaking tour with Ed Balls, Wayne Swan & Lenore Taylor

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August 22, 2017 at 6:15pm - 8:15pm

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Speaking tour with Ed Balls & Wayne Swan in conversation with Lenore Taylor, presented by the Australia Institute in conjunction with the Chifley Research Centre and the Guardian Australia.

From 17 August - 22 August:  Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane. Hobart, Melbourne.

Ten years on from the Global Financial Crisis, with inequality entrenched, trickle-down economics is in search of a replacement.

The Australia Institute in conjunction with the Chifley Research Centre and the Guardian Australia is bringing one of the key players in the global response to the GFC, Ret. Hon. Ed Balls PC, to Australia for a national speaking tour with former Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer, Hon. Wayne Swan.

Ed Balls and Wayne Swan were both key players in the global response to the GFC, Ed Balls was formerly the UK Minister for Financial Services, and Wayne Swan served as Treasurer of Australia for nearly six years, and was awarded the Euromoney Finance Minister of the Year in 2011 for his stewardship of the Australian economy during the Global Financial Crisis.

CANBERRA >
National Press Club Address: the GFC, Ten Years On
Ed Balls & Wayne Swan
11.30am - 2pm Thursday 17 August
National Press Club
$85.00 incl. lunch, bookings essential > BOOK NOW

SYDNEY >
McKell Institute presents --
Setting the Public Policy Agenda
Ed Balls & Wayne Swan
6.30pm (arrival from 6.15pm) Thursday 17 August
Deloitte Australia, 255 George Street Sydney
FREE, RSVP > mckell@mckellinstitute.org.au
This event is sponsored by Deloitte

BRISBANE >
Progressive Labor Speakers present --
10 Years on from the GFC: Tackling Inequality -- The Way Forward for Inclusive Prosperity
Ed Balls & Wayne Swan
6.30pm Saturday 19 August
Undumbi Room, Queensland Parliament House
FREE, RSVP by Wed 16 August to > LaborPLS@gmail.com

HOBART >
The Australia Institute Tasmania & University of Tasmania present --
Inclusive Economic Growth 10 Years After the GFC
Ed Balls & Saul Eslake in conversation
6.30pm (arrival from 6.15pm) Monday 21 August
Dechaineux Theatre, University of Tasmania, 41 Hunter Street, Hobart
FREE, bookings essential > BOOK NOW
This event is supported by The Australia Institute Tasmania and University of Tasmania.

MELBOURNE >
The Australia Institute & Guardian Australia present --
Ed Balls & Wayne Swan in conversation: with Lenore Taylor

6.30pm (arrival from 6.15pm) Tuesday 22 August
Melbourne Town Hall
TICKETS $20 +bf > BOOK NOW
This event is brought to you in partnership with Guardian Australia.