Post-Election: What are the key economic policy issues facing the government?

9 June 2022

With the upcoming federal election, there are many key policy issues at the forefront of Australians’ minds. Moderated by The Hon Dr Craig Emerson (Managing Director Emerson Economics), this Melbourne Economic Forum will focus on key election topics including climate, energy, housing and the labour markets and skills.  This forum has been designed to foster robust discussion between members on the key issues they believe should be a priority for the elected government.

Associate Professor Sam Tsiaplias, Principal Research Fellow, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research, University of Melbourne

Unpacking the 2022 The Australian housing market: Setting the scene

Associate Professor Janine Dixon, Senior Research Fellow, Centre of Policy Studies, Victoria University

Skills and occupations in the labour market over the next decade

Professor Bruce Mountain, Director, Victoria Energy Policy Centre, Victoria University

Electricity storage: The critical policy challenge for our new government