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The Economics Student Society of Australia was founded in 2012 at the University of Melbourne. Starting as a group of friends with a mutual love for economics, ESSA has now become the largest economics society of its kind in Australia, spanning across both the University of Melbourne and Monash University. We strive to connect students, professionals and academics to create a passionate and informed economics community. Our Vision: -Enable students to be better informed, connected and involved with current economic, financial and political issues -Foster an environment of respectful debate and discussion among students -Illustrate economics’ unique multidisciplinary appeal -Showcase the opportunities that economics offers, both in a professional and recreational setting

The Economics Student Society of Australia was founded in 2012 at the University of Melbourne. Starting as a group of friends with a mutual love for economics, ESSA has now become the largest economics society of its kind in Australia, spanning across both the University of Melbourne and Monash University. We strive to connect students, professionals and academics to create a passionate and informed economics community. Our Vision: -Enable students to be better informed, connected and involved with current economic, financial and political issues -Foster an environment of respectful debate and discussion among students -Illustrate economics’ unique multidisciplinary appeal -Showcase the opportunities that economics offers, both in a professional and recreational setting
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The Economics Student Society of Australia was founded in 2012 at the University of Melbourne. Starting as a group of friends with a mutual love for economics, ESSA has now become the largest economics society of its kind in Australia, spanning across both the University of Melbourne and Monash University. We strive to connect students, professionals and academics to create a passionate and informed economics community. Our Vision: -Enable students to be better informed, connected and involved with current economic, financial and political issues -Foster an environment of respectful debate and discussion among students -Illustrate economics’ unique multidisciplinary appeal -Showcase the opportunities that economics offers, both in a professional and recreational setting

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@essa_aus

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English


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Nominal Interest: All kinds of waste!

8/16/2017
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Join the Nomint team as we talk about waste in terms of material garbage and also racism!

Duration: 00:26:19


Menzies With A Vengeance

7/29/2017
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Join Sam and the panel as we recap some recent auspol shenanigans (mostly involving Section 44), discuss the new outlook for central banks around the world while also concluding that millennials are ruining music!

Duration: 00:44:55


Federal Budget Special 2017

5/17/2017
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Join Sam and the panel as we unpack what the budget means for you, from education to housing to welfare and a whole lot more inbetween. Has Scott Morrison produced a Budget that will meet with better reception than its predecessors? It’s Australia’s economic night of nights, and naturally ESSA has the information you need to know about it. The Budget papers can be found here: http://www.budget.gov.au/ ABC “winner and losers” article is here:...

Duration: 00:59:58


Economics in vogue

4/9/2017
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Join Sam, Yael, Matt, Asanga and special guest (and ESSA alum) Laura Foo as the panel discusses all things fashion. Fast fashion, the role of Instagram and YouTube "influencers" in driving consumer decision-making, and fair trade v free trade are just some of the topics that are brought up this week. It's a chic, on-point and extremely trendy look at everything that lies behind something we engage with every day! Keen to dive deeper? Check out these links:...

Duration: 00:55:05


International Women's Day Special - A Feminist Conversation

3/12/2017
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Join Rebecca Satkunam, Angela Pan, Yael Jacoby and Jemima Hoffman in a discussion about a wide variety of feminist issues from egalitarian traffic lights to women in the Australian criminal justice system.

Duration: 00:58:28


Nominal Interest - Episode 3

5/21/2016
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In the newest episode of Nominal Interest, catch up on what Priyanka Banerjee, Tom Crowley, James Maccarrone and Sam O’Connor had to say in the aftermath of the Federal Budget, comparing the policies of both Labor and the Liberals. Meanwhile over in the Philippines, the panel discusses how voter theory can explain how a populist mayor advocating for vigilante death squads has been elected the new President. Interested in finding out more? Check out this week’s reading list: -New analysis...

Duration: 00:57:08